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Ajuga - Catlins Giant

Large-leafed form with purplish-green foliage. Quickly grows to form a spinach-like mound maturing at 3-6 inches tall and 12-24 inches wide. Bears 10-inch tall lavender flower spikes in late spring. Excels as a ground cover! Exposure: Sun to Shade; Zone 3 - Hardy to -30 to -40(F)

 

Characteristics

Evergreen, Perennial, Herbaceous, Flowering

Botanical: Ajuga reptans Catlins Giant
Genus: Ajuga
Flower Color: Lavender
Type: Perennial - Herbaceous
Mature Height: 3" - 6"
Mature Width: 1' - 2'
Zone(s): 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Special Features: Flowering, Foliage
Moisture Tolerance: Needs regular watering
Attracts Wildlife:
Appropriate Setting: Container, Flower Bed Area
Growth Rate: Slow
Flowering Season: Summer
Foliage Color Bronzy-Green
Sun Exposure Afternoon Shade, Partial Sun, Shade

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