Tired of seeing the bare earth, despair not, you can cover the nudity of the ground with herbs. The lush green cover which can be very pleasing to the eyes need not be boring. Thrilling, exciting and exotic herbs can not only provide the greenery to your garden, it can also add to the fragrance.
Ground Cover Options
The universal appeal of grass cannot be denied and a luxurious green lawn is a feast to the eyes. However; there are many options to grow on the earth other than plain grass that can cut the mustard and meet your expectations too.
Herbaceous growth that grows close to the ground and spread are excellent for covering the ground. These herbs rarely grow taller than 10 to 12 inches and are extremely resilient. Many herbs are resistant to wear and tear particularly stampeding and exhibit tolerance to warmer climates and drought.
Herbs for Ground Cover
Herb ground covers are increasingly becoming popular; they are eco-friendly and have aesthetic appeal to the eyes compared to the artificial turfs that do nothing to our eco-system. Alternatives to grass lawns are herbs that may not require frequent mowing and cleaning.