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Plant Category: Groundcover
This artificial classification groups many unrelated plants, both woody and herbaceous by their generally prostrate growth habit. Any plant that spreads to cover the ground and remains, unsupported, to under 2 feet tall is listed here. Many vines, shrubs, ferns, perennials and grasses can be treated as a groundcover.
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Echeveria x imbricata 'Compton Carousel' Serenity Hens and Chicks - Succulent of tight rosettes to 6" tall & wide w/grey-blue lvs w/broad cream margins. Cool sun/light shade. Hardy to 20-25 F. Propagation Prohibited 
Encelia californica 'Paleo Yellow' California Bush Sunflower - Subshrub 3-4' tall x 5' wide w/green lvs & pale yellow flwrs spring-fall. Full sun/light shade. Occasional to little H2O. Hardy to 25F. 
Eomecon chionantha Snow Poppy - Perennial. Scalloped edged leaves up to 16" tall. White, poppy-like flowers in spring. Quick spreading groundcover. Part sun. Hardy to 15 F. 
Epilobium canum 'Diamondback' Diamondback California Fuchsia - Perennial sub-shrub to 18" by 3' w/green lvs & orange flwrs summer-fall. Full /part sun. Well drained soi. Occasional/infrequent H2O. Hardy to 5F. 
Epilobium canum 'Sierra Salmon' Sierra Salmon California Fuchsia - Perennial sub-shrub 1-2' by 2-3' w/blue-gray foliage & salmon flowers in summer-fall. Full sun. Drought tolerant. Hardy to 5-10 degrees F. 
Epilobium canum var. latifolium 'Everett's Choice' Everett's California Fuchsia - Perennial sub-shrub to 6" by 4-5'. Silver-gray foliage w/orange-red flowers in summer-fall. Full sun. Drought tolerant. Hardy to 5-10 degrees F. 
Epilobium 'Sidewinder' Sidewinder California Fuchsia - Perennial 16" by 3'. Silver-gray lvs w/red flwrs summer-fall. Full /part sun. Well drained soi. Occasional/infrequent H2O. Hardy to 5F. 
Equisetum myriochaetum Giant Horsetail - Perennial to 6'-8(12)' tall. Strong vertical stems spreads vigorously. Sun/shade. Aquatic or bogs. Evergreen to 32 F root hardy to <15 degrees F. 
Equisetum scirpoides Small Horsetail - Evergreen perennial with wiry stems to 6" tall. Good for bog or regularly irrigated area. Sun/Shade. Hardy to <15 degrees F. 
Eragrostis elliottii 'Tallahassee Sunset' Elliott's Lovegrass - Warm season clumping grass to 18" tall w/gray foliage & flower spikes to 3'. Plant in full sun in well drained soil w/regular irrigation.Hardy to 0 F. 
Eremophila glabra Grey Horizon ['EREM1'] PP29,275 Gray Emu Bush - Spreading low shrub 1' tall by 4-6' wide w/gray lvs & yellow orange flwrs. Full sun/light shade. Infrequent to occasional H2O. Hardy to 20F. PP29,275 
Eremophila glabra 'Kalgoorlie' Gold Emu Bush - Spreading shrub 2-3' tall by 4-8' wide w/fuzzy gray-green lvs & yellow-orange flwrs. Full sun/light shade. Infrequent to occasional H2O. Hardy to 15F. 
Eremophila glabra 'Mingenew Gold' Gold Emu Bush - Spreading low shrub 1' tall by 6-12' wide w/green lvs & yellow flwrs. Full sun/light shade. Infrequent to occasional H2O. Hardy to 15F. 
Erigeron karvinskianus Santa Barbara Daisy - Evergreen groundcover. Sun/Light shade. White daisy flowers year-round. 2'x5'. 15-20 degrees F. 
Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Warriner Lytle' California Buckwheat - Low native shrub to 18" tall by 4' wide w/dark green needle-like lvs & white summer flowers. Full Sun. Low water requirements. Hardy to around 15 F. 
Euphorbia resinifera Moroccan Mound - Mounding succulent 1-2' tall spreading slowly to 6' wide w/pale upright leafless stems. Well drained soil. Full sun. Little irrigation. Hardy to 20F. 
Euryops chrysanthemoides African Bush-daisy - Evergreen subshrub 3-4' tall & wide w/ pinnatifid green lvs and yellow daisy flwrs year round. Full sun. Little irrigation required. Hardy to 20F. 
Falkia repens Little Ears - Fast growing groundcover w/ round uprigh lvs & spring summer light pink flwrs. Full sun/light shade. Regular/occasional H2O. Hardy to 20F. 
Festuca mairei Atlas Fescue - Evergreen clumping grass to 18-24" tall & wide w/pale gray-green lvs & early summer flwrs panicles. Sun or light shade. Occasional H2O. Hardy to -30F. 
Festuca muelleri Mueller's Fescue - Evergreen clumping grass 6-8" tall and wide w/buff flowers in summer. Full sun to part shade (inland). Drought tolerant. Hardy. 
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