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Ajuga reptans 'Princess Elsa'


Ajuga reptans 'Princess Elsa' is an evergreen bugleweed with shiny, silver foliage and blue-purple flowers.

Ajuga 'Princess Elsa' brings class and style to the garden with its small clumping habit and unique, silver foliage. The leaves are small and textured with a silvered sheen that provides a perfect foil for the blue-purple flowers that bloom from spring to early summer. Cold hardy, heat tolerant, fast growing, evergreen and low maintenance. Use this bugleweed as a ground cover for borders, along pathways, and in containers. Pollinator attractor. Deer and rabbit resistant.

Common Name: Bugleweed

Family: Lamiaceae (The Mint Family)

Zone Hardiness: 4-9

Light: Part Shade, Full Sun, Part Sun

Height: 4-8"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Blue

Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple

Class: Evergreen

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Late Spring

Soil Moisture: Average, Moist

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits: Bees, Hummingbirds

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Grassy fields and woods, often in damp soils.

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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