Ajuga reptans
Creeping bugle
Type/Hardiness Herbaceous, Perennial, Hardy
Flowering period Late Spring - early Summer
Height 6-9in/15-20cm
Light preference Sun/part shade
Soil preference Moist, well-drained
Sowing time/depth Autumn, Spring, Barely cover
Creeping bugle is a low-growing, evergreen plant that is useful to provide ground cover or to grow between paving stones. It produces spikes of rich blue/purple flowers in Spring, above dark, sometimes almost black, foliage.
Sowing and/or growing instructions
Sow in autumn or spring under glass, barely covering with a fine sprinkling of compost or vermiculite. Transplant seedlings into small pots and grow on until large enough to plant out. Cut flowering stems back when they are spent.
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