Juniperus - Juniper
Junipers are coniferous plants native to many parts of the world. Their sizes, shapes, foliage colors and characteristics are diverse. But there are a good number of them that are very low-growing and suitable for use as ground cover plants. They are very popular for hot, sunny areas. Most tolerate poor soils.
To learn more about junipers, how to plant and grow them, read our article, Tips For Planting Ground Cover Junipers.