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Butterfly Attracting Perennials

Ajuga reptans 'Black Scallop'

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A low ground cover for contrast, with shiny almost black scalloped leaves. 'Black Scallop' is useful not only in the garden but in containers as well! The deepest foliage color is achieved when grown in full sun and also when temperatures are cooler. From mid to late spring, short 4-6" spires of navy blue flowers add a color accent. Likes average soil conditions. Foliage height is under 2", roots along a as it spreads.
Genus Ajuga
Common Name Bugleweed
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Light Requirements Part Sun, Full Sun
Seasonal Interest Spring, Summer, Fall
Season of Blooming Spring
Use Bed, Groundcover, Container, Massing
Special Attributes Butterfly Attracting, Hummingbird Attracting, Deer Resistant, Cold Hardy, Easy Care, Fast Growing, Foliage Interest
Color Black, Blue, Violet