Moss Verbena - favorite groundcover - grows between 6 inches tall, has a spreading capability of up to 5 feet- easy to grow, is drought & heat tolerant, attracts butterflies and comes in blue, purple and white flowers.
Tips for Planting Your Favorite Bulbs, do large groupings randomly spread about-not in rows! Squirrels LOVE digging up freshly planted bulbs! Spread mulch or weigh down a piece of mesh or chicken wire to keep them from digging them up.
RAMBLINGS FROM A DESERT GARDEN.: Flowering All Year Long.Purple Trailing Lantana (Lantana montevidensis) In a protected area (under an overhang or underneath a tree), this groundcover can bloom all year long.