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.
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.