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Ajuga x tenorii 'Chocolate Chip'
Common Name: Bugleweed Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)


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Notes:
This hybrid ajuga was introduced by a nursery in Italy called Valfredda for which it is named. The powers that be in North America thought that Ajuga 'Valfredda' didn't have enough market appeal so on our side of the pond it's called 'Chocolate Chip'. It's all just too complicated for this cute little ajuga with small burgundy leaves and deep blue flowers. Combine with gold foliage for a bold contrast.

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ClassSemi-evergreen  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 MoistureAverage Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Milium effusum "'Aureum'"
Hosta "'Thunderbolt'"


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