Ajuga Reptans; A Fast Spreading Plant Can Grow in any Good Decent Garden Tauheed Ahmad April 8, 2016 Flowers 1640 This fast spreading plant, sometimes called “Bugle”, has much to recommend it. It can take more foot traffic than most ground covers and is hardy to Zone 4. Once it is established, the rosettes of foliage form mats on the ground that keep weeds to a minimum. Ajuga is handsome the leaves are a rich dark green that turns to bronze in fall, and they last long past frost. You know, in Zones 8 to 10 the plant is ever green. Some varieties such as “Bronze Beauty” are bronze all season. Others are variegated, such as “Burgundy Glow” which is marked with white, purple and pink. In late spring the plants send up attractive spikes of flowers about eight inches tall. Normally they’re an intense blue, but you can also find white, purple and red varieties. This fast spreading plant, sometimes called “Bugle”, has much to recommend it For some reason Ajuga tends to appear, and then disappear, in lawns according to a secret program all its own. A related species A. Pyramidalis, is beautiful but doesn’t have the spreading habits. So question is how to grow Ajuga Reptans. It is recommended to grow plant in sun or shade in any good decent garden soil, but make sure it is well-drained. The plants normally spread by surface runners and can be easily divided in spring for propagation. A Fast Spreading Plant Can Grow in any Good Decent Garden Originally posted 2014-10-30 21:44:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Related PostsPetunia is Small Flower Comes in Several Shapes and ColorsRose of Sharon is in number of varieties shadesPhlox Flower is Glory of Summer GardenHow to Grow Cyclamen FlowerLarkspur is Delicate and Excellent Long Lasting Cut FlowerHow to Grow Pulmonaria FlowerHow to Grow Iris FlowerAfrican Violet or Saintpaulia Ajuga Reptans; A Fast Spreading Plant Can Grow in any Good Decent Garden 100%Overall ScoreReader Rating: (1 Vote)98% Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.