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Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallops'

Black Scallops Carpet Bugle

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Scientific Name Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallops'
Principal Common Name Black Scallops Carpet Bugle
Common Name(s)
Description This is a low growing ground cover spreading by runners that form a clumps of foliage and short spikes of flowers spring. Black Scallops was named due to dark almost black foliage.
General Comments This plant is easy to grow if in well drained soil with good air circulation otherwise it can suffer from root rot and fungal diseases.
Nativity Europe
Height Range 4 - 0 IN
Spread Range 0 - 0
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Purple-Black
Leaf Texture
Form Groundcover
Flower Color Purple
Flower Time Spring
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Partial Shade
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Color : Form

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