Ajuga Genevensis

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: Blue / Blue
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Mat-like lush green groundcover for the sun or shade. Blue flower spikes blanket the foliage appearing in May and June. Place Ajuga Genevensis along walkways or among stepping stones.

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:

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

Ajuga General Information:

Ajuga are an extremely hardy groundcover. Mat-forming with lush waxy leaves that when in bloom 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.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: AJGE