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Butterfield Gardens Ground Cover

9119 So. Monroe Plaza Way Sandy, Utah 84070

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Vinca major 'Maculata' <br/> Golden Variegated Myrtle
Vinca major 'Maculata'
Golden Variegated Myrtle

Details 

Evergreen leaves with central golden green splashes appear on trailing, coral red stems. 1 to 3 inch, showy periwinkle blue flowers. Blooms heaviest in early to mid spring, with sporadic rebloom throughout summer. Best in moist, well drained soil. Tolerates dry soil in shade only.

Height 6".
Full shade to part sun.
Zone 6.
   

Vinca major 'Variegata' <br/> Variegated Myrtle
Vinca major 'Variegata'
Variegated Myrtle

Details 

Evergreen ground cover with 1-3" showy, periwinkle-blue, blossoms that contrast well with large varigated leaves. Grows in shade to full sun. Is very evasive so plant in large area where it can grow like crazy.

Height 12-18".
Part shade to full sun.
Zone 6.
   

Vinca major <br/> Myrtle
Vinca major
Myrtle

Details 

Evergreen groundcover with large green leaves and showy blue blossoms. Does well in shady areas. Very evasive so plant in large area. Will cover hillsides or fill in beneath trees. Can be trimmed back to the ground in the fall or early spring.

Height 12-18".
Shade to full sun.
Zone 5.
   



 
   



Ajuga is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun.



Phlox is a good ground cover for part shade to full sun. Looks great flowing over a rock wall.



Sedum is a good ground cover for full sun and is drought tolerant. It also works great on Green Roofs.