- Ground Covers
Ground Covers Stop Soil Erosion
Plant vines on steep hillsides to stop eroding of soil. Also near lakes and ponds when they seem to fill up and loose depthness. Best choices for super hardy groundcover vines are english ivy, vinca minor and ajuga.
Vinca Minor, English Ivy & Pachysandra Make Excellent Carpet Like Ground Covers
Vinca minor is an evergreen groundcover. It has very delicate lavender blooms in the spring and stay lush and green year round. English Ivy is a course vine plant. It has a larger leaf and is very stable when planted anywhere, in poor or rich soils.