Ajuga reptans variegata


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 variegata, Bugleweed
Its grayish green leaves are edged and mottled with creamy white or yellow. Tolerates deep shade.

Attributes - Ajuga reptans variegata

Plant Type: Ground Cover

Bloom Season: Late Spring through Early Summer

Flower Color: Blue

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 4 in. to 6 in.

Width: 2 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun, Shade

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

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates. Susceptible to Aphids, Powdery Mildew, Root Rot.

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Ajuga genevensis, Ajuga reptans, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea', Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow', Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
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