Scientific Name: Ajuga reptans cvs. Form: Creeping / Mat-like, Mounded, Round
Common Name:bugleweed Texture:Medium
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Dense, Spreading, Horizontal
Plant Type: Ground cover Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Garden origin, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Basal, Heavily veined, Pinnate venation, Lustrous, Glabrous, Orbicular, Spatulate, Oblong, Crenate, Dentate
Flowers: Verticillaster, (Floriferous), Blue, Violet, Purple, May- Jun
Fruit: Schizocarp, Green, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade, Full sun only if soil kept moist
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Erosion control, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Small garden/space, Spring interest, Woodland margin, Herb
Key ID Features:Very dense ground cover; leaves basal and then opposite on runners, ovate, bronze-green, irregular margins; florets crowded in verticillasters, blue to purple, May-June.