Anonymous asked in Home & GardenGarden & Landscape · 9 years ago

What is a fast growing, cheap ground cover for zone 5?

must cover at least 10ft2 quickly

4 Answers

  • 9 years ago
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    cindee, cheap growing ground cover, is canby paxistima, for 12 inches...

  • 9 years ago

    Check the link. Your area gets colder than mine, so my favorites won't work for you. To help them fill in faster buy a couple flats and or break up the 4" pots and space them out the best you can to fill that 10 sq ft area. Never let new plants dry out, and make sure you mix plenty of compost in the soil before you plant in order to make the best growing conditions for the plant. Also be aware if the planted area holds water, or if on a slope, tends to shed a lot of water.

  • 3 years ago

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  • 5 years ago

    difficult problem. seek on google and yahoo. just that can help!

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