St Margarets Nursery
Hardy, evergreen ground cover. We use these in winter baskets and containers to add contrast to the flowers.
Scientific Name: Ajuga reptans
Common Name: Bugleweed
Hardiness Zone: 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree: -40°F (-40.0°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
Fertilize: 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.