Photo by Melody
Guess what time it is? It's time for the DG County Fair! Now in it's sixth year, enter your blue-ribbon photos or mouth-watering recipes for a chance to win a gift subscription! Click here here to get all the details, dates and entry rules.

PlantFiles: Gold Leaf Carpet Bugle, Bugle, Bugleweed, Carpet Bugle
Ajuga reptans 'Golden Glow'

bookmark
Family: Lamiaceae (lay-mee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ajuga (a-JOO-guh) (Info)
Species: reptans (REP-tanz) (Info)
Cultivar: Golden Glow

5 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Groundcovers
Perennials

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:
15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)
USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Click thumbnail
to view:

By genemike
Thumbnail #1 of Ajuga reptans by genemike

By begoniacrazii
Thumbnail #2 of Ajuga reptans by begoniacrazii

By begoniacrazii
Thumbnail #3 of Ajuga reptans by begoniacrazii

By Marlina
Thumbnail #4 of Ajuga reptans by Marlina

Profile:

3 positives
No neutrals
1 negative

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive jackidee On May 8, 2011, jackidee from Sherwood, OR wrote:

This performs well as a spreading groundcover. Unlike the dark ajuga though, it looks pretty bad in the coldest winter months yet rebounds quickly for spring blooms.

Positive begoniacrazii On Jun 27, 2008, begoniacrazii from Northern California, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Excellent foliage plant, easy to grow in part shade. Adds brightness to a shady area.

Positive beautifulchaos On Mar 30, 2008, beautifulchaos from Indianapolis, IN (Zone 5b) wrote:

I have this placed on the southeast/east side of my house so far...and it has multiplied rapidly into a lovely groundcover! It has small purple blooms that grow upright, (somewhat resembling the shape & size of a coleus flower.)

It's also easy to split; simply pull one of the trailing babies and keep it a watered well at first.

Negative Gabrielle On Jun 6, 2006, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

The foliage seems nice, but has been impossible for me to grow. I have had several plants and all died no matter how much or little care I gave them.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Calistoga, California
Winter Haven, Florida
Machesney Park, Illinois
Indianapolis, Indiana
Otis, Massachusetts
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Raleigh, North Carolina
, Nova Scotia
Cleveland, Ohio
Sherwood, Oregon



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America