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Bugle Metallica Crispa in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa'

 

Bugle 'Metallica Crispa'

This is a fast spreading, good ground covering, plant that is semi evergreen. Foliage has a ruffled look and is purple/green in colour with a shiny metallic appearance. Upright stems produce dense sky blue flowers.

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plant Features
  • Bugle Metallica Crispa likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Bugle Metallica Crispa likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Bugle Metallica Crispa is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Bugle Metallica Crispa likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Bugle 'Metallica Crispa'

Latin name

Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa'

type

Herbaceous Perennials

family

Lamiaceae

ph

5.0 - 8.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Bugle Metallica Crispa likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Bugle Metallica Crispa is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Bugle Metallica Crispa likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Bugle Metallica Crispa likes very little water

    Very little water

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Bugle Metallica Crispa is 1.00meters x 0.15meters 1.00 M 0.15 M

Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa'

This is a fast spreading, good ground covering, plant that is semi evergreen. Foliage has a ruffled look and is purple/green in colour with a shiny metallic appearance. Upright stems produce dense sky blue flowers.


Planting Outdoors Spring

From Early Spring TO Mid Spring

Plant out container grown plants in spring into their flowering site.

 

Propagation

From Early Spring TO Late Spring

Divide established plants and either discard or replant.

 

Flowering Season

From Mid Spring TO Late Summer

Flowers grow on short spikes from mid Spring to late Summer

 
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