Most groundcover plants are sensitive to salt spray and will develop dead patches where foliage comes in contact with excessive salt. Salt exposure makes the plant work harder to get water, and ...
Ground cover plants typically grow low and dense. They provide erosion control on sloping ground and help protect shallow tree roots from damage. Most grow quickly and require little care.
You might consider a coleus, caladium or petunia. You could wind up purchasing a variety developed by any of 27 University of ...