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Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
Common Name: Bugleweed Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
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Notes:
Huge bronze leaves and tall (for an ajuga) blue spikes in spring. Looks nice below Philadelphus 'Aureus', Lonicera 'Baggensen's Gold' or the emerging foliage of Geranium 'Anne Folkard'. 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!

Awards:
AGM

Geogrpahical Origin:
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 Sun Full - Part Shade Sun Part Sun Part Shade Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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Recommended Companion Plants:
Geranium "'Ann Folkard'"


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