Scientific Name : Ajuga reptans
Common Name : Bugleweed
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Winter Interest (regional), Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Height : 3 - 6" (8 - 15cm)
Width : 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm)
Exposure : Shade, Sun
General Information : Blue flower spikes complement striking variegated leaves in shades of white, purple, rose and green that change into deep bronze in the Fall.
Idea & Tips : Plant in early Spring.
Grower Information : Blue flowers on pink and silver variegated leaves splashed with purple.
Blue flower spikes of this perennial plant complement its striking variegated leaves that display shades of white, purple, rose and green and change to deep bronze in the Fall.
Daylength : Ajuga is grown primarily for its colorful foliage and is not dependent on daylength.
Propagation Information : Avoid burying growing point.
: Plant Maturity:
Cold treatment is not required.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed.