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Boxed Garden Perennials

Christchurch, New Zealand

Ajuga reptans 'Jungle Beauty'

$6.00

SPECIAL QUALITIES:
The ultimate ground cover. Jungle Beauty features bold luxuriant leaves and masses of spring flowers over a dense mat of leaves that quickly colonizes the ground.

FLOWERS:
The densely produced pagoda-like spikes of blue flowers cover the plants in mid spring.

HEIGHT: 20cm WIDTH: 80cm

PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE: 4

HABIT:
A densely foliaged, mat forming, prostate perennial. Frost hardy.

POSITION & USES:
Excellent for a shady, moist spot, or in full sun given adequate watering. Great as an edging plant or massed as a weed suppressing ground cover.

CULTIVATION:
Easily grown in a wide range of soils. Its only demand is some summer watering.

WATER RATING: (click photo to see)
  • Red Can = Plants require little water in hot, dry weather
  • Green Can = Plants require deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather
  • Blue Can = Plants require deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.


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  • Model: BLUE02

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