Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow'

Carpet Bugle

Excellent with Hostas, Ferns and many spring-flowering bulbs, this fast-growing ground cover has glossy leaves often tinted with purple, cream and pink. The short spikes of small flowers bloom blue, purple, white or pink. Plant between rocks or stepping stones in woodland and rock gardens or in containers. Can be invasive. Best in full sun or partial shade with plenty of moisture. Tolerates dry conditions once established. Evergreen in mild winter areas. Plant in fall or spring.
Ajuga reptans, Carpet Bugle
Brightly colored, its leaves are edged with pink and cream, which compliment its bluish purple flowers. New growth is burgundy-red. Does not like dry soil. Plant in full sun for best leaf color.

Attributes - Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow'

Plant Type: Ground Cover

Bloom Season: Late Spring through Early Summer

Flower Color: Blue, Purple

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 4 in. to 5 in.

Width: 1 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Notes: Container Plants, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids, Powdery Mildew, Root Rot.

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