Ajuga decumbens Thunb.

Ajuga


Family: Lamiaceae

Genus: Ajuga

Category: Groundcover

Size: To 4" tall, spreading

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Stoloniferous. Evergreen perennial. Likes moist soil. Large, almost crinkly leaves and light purple flowers in spring.

History: 

Native to China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

Published in Syst. Veg. (ed. 14) 525 in 1784.

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