Herbal Groundcovers with Corona Tools and #Herbchat

Posted by Chris Sabbarese on Thu, Sep, 25, 2014 @ 16:09 PM

Herbal Ground Cover ThymeGround covers are used to solve many different landscaping challenges. They carpet areas in a formal ­garden; cover steep banks thus replacing lawn mower hazards; fill areas too shady, wet, or arid for other plants, and/or provide lower maintenance in difficult-to-maintain areas. Many perennial herbs are among the hundreds of plants that can serve as ground covers. Many of these are not only problem solvers but fragrant and beautiful plants in their own right.
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Join @CoronaTools and #Plantchat co-partner, #Herbchat with Horticulturist and Garden Writer Geri Laufer @gardengeri for this week's topic, Organic Fruits and Berries. The live chat begins Monday, Septembe 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. PST / 2 p.m. EST, were we come together with green industry experts and fellow horticultural tweeps each week to discuss all things related to plants and horticulture, since 2014.

Discussion Overview  

Key Takeaways:

Groundcovers as problem solvers

Creeping herbs - colorful and fragrant

Herbal Ground Covers for Sun and Shade

Beyond thyme; herb ground covers for shade

Varying heights of herbal groundcovers




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Topics: Corona Tools, #Plantchat, Herbchat, herbal ground covers

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