Ajuga Repens Variegata

 

Mat-forming, slowly-spreading, semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial bearing ovate, glossy, grey-green and cream variegated leaves and spike-like whorls of dark blue flowers in late spring and early summer. Will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.9m after 2-5 years.

 

Plant in moist soil. Partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.