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Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'
Common Name: Bugleweed Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

'Black Scallop' is a luscious Ajuga with very dark burgundy foliage with scalloped edges and deep blue flowers. Plant in sun to bring out the best foliage colour. Forms an attractive groundcover for the front of the border or along pathways. Combine with light green and gold foliage. Bugleweeds are unendingly useful with their variety of evergreen foliage and lovely blue flowers. Use them as attractive groundcovers or tumbling out of containers from full sun to full shade!

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Native Habitat:
Grassy fields and woods, often in damp soils.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourBlue
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Height4-8" Bloom TimeSpring
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Full - Part Sun Shade Part Shade Part Sun Sun Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple
Soil MoistureMoist Average Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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