Bugleweed

Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa'

 

 

  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Non-aggressive ground cover
  • Great for difficult areas
  • Adapts to sun or shade

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Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa' has beautiful flower spikes that complement its glossy dark, crinkly foliage. Attract hummingbirds. Lovely at garden's edge, in the rock garden or as a slow-spreading ground cover. This Bugleweed adapts well to difficult sites, including areas with poor soils and beneath downspouts. Foliage is darker in sun than it is in shade.

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Type:

Perennial

Sun/Shade:

Full Sun to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

Blue

Purple / Violet

Foliage Color:

Almost Black

Hardiness Zone:

3 - 8

Height:

6-8 inches

Spread:

12-16 inches

Benefits:

Truly Heat Tolerant

Drought Tolerant

Groundcover

Deer Resistant

Rabbit Resistant

Attracts Wildlife:

Attracts Hummingbirds

 
 
 
 

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