Ajuga reptans 'Catlins Giant'

Bugle Plant


A vigorous, low growing perennial, covered in Spring and Summer with deep blue flower spikes borne over large, dark green crinkled leaves, which have a metallic bronze sheen. Prefers a moist, shaded/semi-shaded to sunny position, with cool root run, humus enriched soil and regular watering. Will grow in sub tropical to cool temperate zones and tolerates frost. A decorative groundcover useful in preventing soil erosion and weed suppression. Apply a slow release fertiliser in spring and restrain spread by removing excess plants.


DimensionsHeight: 0.15 to 0.2m, Width: 0.5m
Aspect Part shade
Pests & diseasesSlugs and snails
Typical sizes140mm

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