Ajuga Ajuga Reptans

Ajuga is one of the most indispensable groundcovers around, with striking purple flowers in spring through to summer.This creeping evergreen plant quickly fills in empty areas.

 

 

Ajuga reptans

Height 5cm
Forms a wide mat of dark green- purple obovate leaves, with erect spikes of dark blue flowers in late spring and early summer
Partial shade to shade
Will scorch in full tropical sun
Prefers sandy, well-drained soil but tolerates clay
Excellent for moist areas; attracts bumblebees