Scientific Name: Ajuga reptans Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:bugleweed, carpet bugleweed Texture:Medium
Family Name:LamiaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Ground cover, Invasive plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Basal, Leathery, Glabrous, Obovate, Entire
Flowers: Verticillaster, Blue, Purple, May- Jun
Fruit: Schizocarp, Green, Brown, Sep- Aug
Exposure:
Soil or Media: Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Herb
Key ID Features:Dense evergreen ground cover; leaves basal and then opposite on runners, ovate, bronze-green, irregular margins; florets crowded in verticillasters, blue to purple, May-June.