Ground Covers for Meadow Plantings

This list includes perennial grasses and wildflower plants that can be mixed and matched for a meadow effect. Most of these need mowing once or twice a year.

Common Name Botanical Name
Blue fescue Festuca glauca
Coralbells Heuchera sanguinea
Creeping-Charlie Lysimachia nummularia
Crown vetch Coronilla varia
Partridgeberry Mitchella repens
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis
Russian sage Perovskia atriplicifolia
Stonecrop Sedum
Sunrose Helianthemum nummularium
Verbena Verbena
Wintergreen Gaultheria procumben s