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Ajuga reptans Catlin’s Giant

<i>Ajuga reptans</i> ‘Catlin’s Giant’

<i>Ajuga reptans</i> ‘Catlin’s Giant’

<i>Ajuga reptans</i> ‘Catlin’s Giant’

<i>Ajuga reptans</i> ‘Catlin’s Giant’

Ajuga

Bugleweed

From the Latin abigo, to drive away, Ajuga was thought to drive away disease. To some of us that disease is winter; the remedy is Bugleweed, herald of spring, with its clear blue, white or pink flowers. The crisp, crinkled foliage hugs the ground for a quick-spreading, evergreen carpet. Use Ajuga en masse under a high canopy, or to soften the hard edges of walls and paving. A moisture-retentive soil is recommended.

Ajuga reptans ‘Catlin’s Giant’ full sun  partial shade

‘Catlin’s Giant’ is twice the size (and has twice the impact) of most other Ajugas. Its deep blue flower spires rise 12 in. above large, shiny bronze leaves. Let this one loose in a rock garden, or plant it under Corylopsis for an overlapping, opulent display of blooms.

Blooms March–mid-May.

Size: 12" high x 12" & spreading; hardy to zone 4.

Ajuga reptans ‘Catlin’s Giant’ (P-0007)
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