Are you searching for a ground cover plant that will work well between paving stones or in other tight, low places? Mazus reptans, Creeping Mazus, Purple, Ground Cover is a low-growing solution. Native to the Himalayas region in Asia, this ground cover plant only grows to 2-inches tall. It does well in full sun to part shade and is a low-maintenance choice. Showy lavender flowers bloom in clusters in the summertime, brightening up the yard or garden. Before growing flowers, this plant will form a dense carpet of foliage that stays green even into the chilly fall months.