The first rule of stair-side plants: What grows by your feet gets extra attention. The etched leaves of Hedera helix 'Needlepoint,' the gold-plumed Stipa tenuissima, and Lavandula 'Grosso,' which releases its scent when rubbed, all reward close scrutiny.
Such a great idea to put some groundcover between stairs in an outdoor space! This green groundcover looks great aginast the contrast of the dark red brick stairs. The iron railing isn't a bad touch either!
Front Yard Sidewalk Garden Ideas: Filling beds with low maintenance, easy-care plants, such as these ornamental grasses, including fountain grass (Pennisetum) and blue oat grass (Helictotrichon) Via BHG
Sedum, Great use of plants to break up the edges of this deck. The combination of Sedum spectible and the grasses creates a real softness to the planting scheme. Pinned to Garden Design by Darin Bradbury.