Buy ground cover plants and grasses online at Lush Plants Online Nursery Australia. Ground cover plants are the finishing touch to any garden. They make the garden easier to maintain. Ground cover plants include drought hardy succulents, smaller flowering varieties such as Pentas, Striped mondo grass, Liriope or purple and green Rhoeo.
Gardenia radicans is an attractive, small Gardenia to 30-40cm tall. Glossy, dark green leaves. Small size is excellent for pots, ground cover, low hedge or bonsai. Flowers are bright white with a beautiful fragrance.
Plants for sale: healthy young plants approx 25cm high - Syngonium White Butterfly is a stunning, variegated vine/climbing plant. It is one of the very best plants for indoors or pots, grown up a totem pole or cascading down in a hanging basket. This plant is an extremely fast growing and is incredibly hardy.
This is a wonderful little groundcover from South Africa. It has succulent, thick green leaves which are covered in Leopard spots. The spots are a dark green to almost black, and the colour tends to be enhanced (e.g. darker spots on the foliage) in a shady spot and over winter.
Native to Africa and surrounding regions. Aloe Vera is famous for is medicinal properties especially for burns by using the inner flesh on the plant. Aloe vera can grow to around 40cm tall. Leaves are dark gray to green and edged with tiny blunt teeth. Leaves are reddish in full sun to bright green in shade. Flowers are orange.
Dianella - Silver Streak, this fabulous strappy clumping flax lily is an amazing statement for borders or as a feature. Incredible deep blue flowers are a real treat in Spring with clusters of dark blue berries. Looks amazing in mass plantings.
Okinawa Spinach - Gynura crepioides or bicolour- Awesome! Edible landscaping, this beauty looks great and tastes great and good for you! Healthy strong young plants approx 20-25cm tall - Looking fabulous
Sansevieria trifasciata Golden Hahnii - A Rarer golden striped version of the popular dwarf snake plant. This plant is also known as the golden birds nest sanseveria. Sansevieria are well known for their positive effect on air quality and so are great for indoors.
Liriope is a beautiful, evergreen grassy type ground cover. It bears gorgeous little purple flowers and grows to 50-70cm tall, and 50cm wide. The strappy leaves are dark green, glossy and narrow. Liriope, or Turf Lily is very tough and adaptable. It thrives without care in almost any garden. It is well suited to growing in pots, as a ground cover or as a border around a garden. Liriope is also often used as a lawn substitute, it doesn’t require anywhere near as much water as the lawn does to look good! Liriope is best grown ‘en masse’, with a whole bunch planted all together for maximum effect. Plants for sale: aprox 20cm wide