Scientific Name: Ajuga x tenorii 'Chocolate Chip'Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:Chocolate Chip carpet bugle Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Ground cover, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Europe, Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Basal, Leathery, Lustrous, Oblong, Ovate, Spatulate, Crenate, Dentate
Flowers: Verticillaster, (Floriferous), Blue, May- Jun
Fruit: Schizocarp, Brown, Green, Sep- Aug
Exposure: Full sun only if soil kept moist, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Erosion control, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Perennial border, Rock garden, Spring interest
Key ID Features:Very dense ground cover; leaves basal and then opposite on runners, spatulate, dark green to purple.