'Atropurpurea' Bugleweed Ajuga


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Landscape Notes: Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea',is an excellent ground cover for moist, shady areas. Flowering is excellent,and foliage texture adds interest. Plant several in places where you could use some filler but have difficulty establishing plantings. Place a few around shrubs and trees, dry slopes or anywhere you could use a vigorous, ornamental touch. Ajuga Atropurpurea is also great for preventing erosion. Your Atropurpurea Ajuga is a superior ground cover. In fact, it’s one of the most popular ground covers available with its striking mounds of leaves dappled in shades of green, pink and cream.

Flower Description: Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea' produces tiny blue flowers on 4" to 8" pyramidal spikes that bloom in mid-spring. Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea' flower spikes attract butterflies and hummingbirds to its delicate beauty.

Exposure/Culture: Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea' should be located in areas of part shade or in areas that receive no more than 4 hours of sunblight daily. Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea' prefers well drained loamy or heavy soil, but needs a location where it will receive high moisture.

Other Notes: Atropurpurea Bugleweed, Ajuga reptans 'Atropurpurea' during the wintertime keeps the show going as it transitions to a rich bronze with burgundy tones. Atropurpurea Ajuga is relatively care free, deer resistant and even a low allergen.

Genus Ajuga
Species reptans
Container Size 1 Gallon
Foliage Color Dark Green, Bronze, Purple
Mature Height 4 to 6 Inches
Mature Spread Indefinite
Soil Well Drained
Zones 4-9
Mature Form Spreading, Ground Cover
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Exposure Partial Shade
Flower Color Blue
Fall Color Bronze, Purple Leaves
Bloom Period Late Spring through Fall

  • Model: 1 Gallon
  • Shipping Weight: 4lbs
  • 20 Units in Stock

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 27 November, 2015.

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