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Ajuga reptans : fact sheet


Species name:
Ajuga reptans
Common names:
Beulplant ,Carpet bugle, Bugle flower, Black Scallop.
Description:
Weed-Carpet bugle, Herb, Ground cover

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Spreading
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Ground cover - perennial
Usage:
Herbs/Flavouring ,Rockery Plant ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial ,Invasive-Known to be
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish above ,Foliage Variegated/Spotted/Striped/Mottled above ,Leaves/Leaflets Oval

Plant suppliers

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Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

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