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Ajuga reptans Bronze Beauty

Carpet Bugle

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 3" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Full Shade
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Acidic, Clay
Flower / Accent: Lavender / Lavender
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Burgundy bronze foliage creates an illuminating backdrop for the blue flowering spikes that appear in spring. Ajuga Bronze Beauty does well in tubs and mixed containers as well as in rock gardens and borders.

Ajuga are extremely hardy groundcovers that quickly form a dense carpet-like mat. Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Dry Shade Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Foot Traffic Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • For a Shady Spot

Ajuga General Information:

Ajuga with their lush waxy leaves and vibrant blooms resemble a colorful carpet spread across the landscape. Will adapt to a wide variety of conditions except extremely wet.

Ajuga Plant Care:

Spent flowers can be removed by mowing or using a string trimmer if desired. Divide if clumps become overcrowded. To divide, separate rooted stems or take root cuttings in early summer.

$6.95 ea.
(3+) $6.50 ea.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: AJBB