Groundcovers & Vines

Vines and groundcovers can grow vertically or horizontally and make for special plants to dress up a trellis or create layers in a garden.
Lady fern plant with large and wide fronds near gravel
How to Grow and Care for Lady Ferns
Wintergreen plant with small bright red berries in between leaves
Bring the Spicy Aroma of Wintergreen Plants to Your Garden
pachysandra terminalis
15 Best Evergreen Ground Cover Plants
Cypress vine in bloom with red flowers
Cypress Vine: More Than Just Pretty Flowers
Aubrieta with purple flowers nestled on rock
Use Aubrieta Plants to Blanket Garden Walls and Rock Gardens
ground cover greenery
14 Ground Covers That Are Tough and Easy to Care For
Virginia Creeper on a fence
Virginia Creeper Plant: Care and Growing Guide
groundcover in shade
Be Wary When Choosing a Ground Cover Plant for Shady Areas
liriope grass
How to Grow Liriope Plants
Vinca minor ground cover in bloom.
How to Grow and Care for Vinca Minor
creeping phlox
How to Grow and Care for Creeping Phlox
bugleweed plant
Choose Bugleweed for a Cold-Hardy Herb With Purple Flowers
Snow in summer plants with small white flowers in ground
10 Best Ground Covers for Full Sun
Black-eyed Susan vine
How to Grow and Care for Black-Eyed Susan Vine
passionflower vine on a fence
20 Best Perennial Flowering Vines and Climbers
Morning glory flower with purple petals
How to Grow Easy Care Morning Glories
purple hyacinth bean plant
How to Grow and Care for Purple Hyacinth Bean
Moonflower with white trumpet-shaped petals surrounded by leaves closeup
How to Grow Moonflower
sweet potato vines
Ornamental Sweet Potato Vines Are Prized for Their Foliage
Purpurea Viola spreading plant with small purple flowers surrounded by brown leaves
16 Spreading Plants for Paved Areas
Creeping phlox with lavender flowers as ground cover closeup
19 Best Flowering Ground Covers
Wisteria vines with white flowers hanging over pergola
These Are the Best Vines for Training on Pergolas and Arbors
Chinese wisteria
Look out for Any of These 11 Invasive Vines in Your Garden or Yard
Moss covering base of tree with scattered leaves
Reasons to Grow Moss Where Grass Will Not Survive
Colorful sedum (stonecrop) varieties as ground cover
Try These Varieties of Sedum (Stonecrop) as Ground Cover
Chinese wisteria tree
Removing Invasive Chinese Wisteria
orange trumpet vine bloom
Trumpet Vine: Plant Care & Growing Guide
kiwi vine on a fence
Hardy Kiwi Vine Lets You Harvest Kiwiberries in Cold Climates
Climbing hydrangea bush with small white flowers clustered together in between vines
How to Care for the Slow-Growing Climbing Hydrangea
Boston ivy
How to Grow Boston Ivy and Keep It Under Control
sweet autumn clematis
How to Grow and Care for Sweet Autumn Clematis
Japanese honeysuckle plant vines with yellow and white flowers
Identifying and Getting Rid of Invasive Japanese Honeysuckle
Dutchman's pipe vines with large heart-shaped leaves on metal trellis
How to Grow Pipe Vines
purple ice plant
How to Grow and Care for Ice Plants
Sweet woodruff plant with lance-shaped leaves and small white flower clusters
How to Grow and Care for Sweet Woodruff
Yukon belle creeping juniper closeup
Junipers Are Up to Task Against Tough Slopes
closeup of english ivy
Incorporating English Ivy in Your Landscaping
winter creeper
Plant Wintercreeper Euonymus for Colorful Green and Gold Foliage
Pachysandra plant with small white flower clusters and leaves covering ground near stone edge
What Are Ground Covers and Why Are They Useful?
Creeping phlox with small light purple flowers clustered closely
There's Nothing Creepy About These Creeping Plants
Boston ivy scaling a wall
What is the Difference Between Climbers and Creepers?
passion flower
How to Easily Grow Exotic Passion Flowers
Cobaea scandens flowers
How to Grow and Care for Cup and Saucer Vine
Cardinal climber plant with red trumpet-shaped flowers on vines with palm-like leaves climbing column closeup
Learn How to Grow and Care for Cardinal Climber Vine
sweet alyssum
Sweet Alyssum: Delicate and Sweetly Scented
Bugleweed ground cover plant with purple flower clusters surrounded by leaves
Discover 5 Invasive Ground Covers to Avoid
chocolate vine
Chocolate-Scented Flowers Make Akebia Vine Unique
Angelina stonecrop groundcover with yellow flowers
'Angelina' Stonecrop: Care and Growing Guide
Hoya plant with red star shaped flowers in ball-like cluster
These Porcelain Looking Flowers Are Real
Irish moss ground cover with thin moss-like leaves and tiny white flowers
How to Grow Irish Moss
Vining jasmine hanging near window
Growing Fragrant Jasmine Indoors
Moss rose succulent with small red and yellow flowers with tiny oval leaves
Best Succulent Ground Covers
Chilean glory flower at night
How to Grow and Care for Chilean Glory Flowers
Vigna caracalla
Corkscrew Vine Plant Profile
Close up of the Rhodochiton atrosanguinea flowers
Rhodochiton Plant Profile
White and purple shell flowers on vine with delicate oval leaves
How to Grow Snail Vine Plants
Creeping wire vine with small circular leaves
How to Grow Creeping Wire Vine
Rupturewort ground cover plant with small dense leaves in sunligth
Rupturewort: Plant Care & Growing Guide
Scotch moss growing on ground next to boulder
How to Grow Scotch Moss
Jackman's clematis
Jackman's Clematis: Popularity That Is Earned