Common wood sorrel

Wet ground covers require more than 2 hours of direct sunlight per day. There are very few wet ground covers, in fact, so our list is quite short.

Scientific name Common name
Oxalis montana Common wood sorrel (shamrock)
Sisyrinchium Blue-eyed grass, yellow-eyed grass, etc.
Xanthorhiza simplicissima Yellowroot

Consider visiting our Wet sun plants and Wet shade plants pages, where you will find general information on growing plants in wet locations.

Have you considered all the options available to you? If not, then have a look at our Landscaping plants page.