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AJUGA reptans 'Burgundy Glow'

Commonly known as Bugle, Carpenter's herb

Silver pink variegated foliage, sky blue flowers
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - ovate to oblong, spoon-shaped leaves 9cm (3½in) long.
  • Blue
  • Height - 15cm (6in)
  • Spread - 60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil - creeping rhizomatous perennial spreading by stolons
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade - foliage will scorch in full sun.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - selected cultivars are not too invasive, as is the wild species.
  • Medicinal properties - some ability to staunch blood flow.
  • Pests & Diseases - powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - Caucasus, Europe, Iran.
  • Flower Shape - Spikes - spike-like whorls to 15cm (6in) tall
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Silver variegated
  • Soil Conditions - Tolerates all - any moist soil.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Ajuga reptans - Growing Guide

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