Parent: Ajuga reptans
Zones: 4 to 9
Size: To 3" tall with 12" spread
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Dwarf habit and chocolate red leaves. Foliage is small, oval and shiny. Blue-purple flowers on spikes in spring.
Introduced by Valfredda Nursery in Italy.
- Ajuga reptans 'Bronze Beauty'
- Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow'
- Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
- Ajuga reptans 'Mahogany'
- Ajuga reptans 'Metallica Crispa'
- Ajuga reptans 'Pink Lightning'
I purchased a 4" pot at Nurseries Caroliniana in May 2012 and planted it in the One Of Everything garden. It spread slowly to a 12" circle and bloomed profusely in April to May 2013.