|Common Name||Carpet bugle|
|US Patent #||PP22092|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||June, July|
|Flower Color||Blue, Purple|
|Exposure||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|Growth Habit||Spreading / Trailing|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||It is a much faster and stronger grower than A. 'Chocolate Chip'. The thick leaves should stop or strongly reduce the winter botrytis problems for growers.|
|Landscape Value||It works great as a groundcover, an edger, or in a container for sun or shade.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||6" / 18" / 10"|
|Soil (Garden)||Prefers moist, humus rich, well drained soils.|
|Special Uses||Deep South, Hummingbird Attractor, Pollinator Attractor, Winter Color|
|Comments||Easy to grow. The thick leaves should stop or strongly reduce the winter botrytis problems reported from European growers.|
Ajuga ‘Blueberry Muffin’
An extremely vigorous small-leaved groundcover with dark new leaves and blueberry-blue flowers on eight inch spikes. A much faster and stronger grower than A. 'Chocolate Chip'. Weeds don't stand a chance against this dense habit. Leaves are thicker and more weather resistant.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 6″ / 18″ / 10″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Sun, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): June, July
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry moderatley between waterings.|
|EC||1.5 – 2.0|
|pH||5.5 – 6.5|
|Fertility Needs||100 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||8 – 10 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||Day Neutral|
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