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Ajuga reptans

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0.5 litres

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Plant Finder: about Ajuga reptans

Common names

Bugleweed, Carpet bugleweed, Bugle, Brown bugle carpenter's herb middle compound, Middle consound, Yellow bugle


Ajuga reptans (Bugleweed). This is a creeping evergreen perennial. The foliage is very attractive and ranges from a deep green laced with bronze to a pink-cream. The flowers are deep blue and held on spikes above the leaf rosettes.


Watch out for crown rot; it can be a problem so plant in well-ventilated areas and divide every 2 to 3 years. Powdery mildew.

Interest and use

Ground cover, shade, rock garden, walls and rock cover.

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Ajuga reptans | Smethwick, West Midlands, B67 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Sandy, Humus-rich, Loamy, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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Smethwick, West Midlands, B67
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