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(Plants) a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the mint family
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Noun1.Ajuga - bugle
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
bugle, bugleweed - any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia; used for ground cover
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Instead of planting vinca, ajuga, woody thyme, creeping mahonia, kinnikinnik and sweet woodruff, plant just sweet woodruff in the shade and wooly thyme in the sun.
Also, wintergreen (gaultheria procumbens) which bears festive red berries, or burgundy-leaved ajuga.
They will also stop purple-leaved ground-huggers such as Ajuga and Heuchera Palace Purple from disappearing against dark soil, so use them to create a tapestry effect.
So we called Kanayo Ajuga, director of FMM, who distanced himself from the hard sell.
Other combinations he recommends include Ajuga 'Black Scallop' - very dark almost black foliage - planted with white mini cyclamen, or with the silver foliage of calocephalus.
8ug/mL) Gallic acid equivalent (GAE) and aerial part of Ajuga bracteosa (178.
Ferns ivy add the Where there was a little shade I used those edgeof-woodland favourites, foxgloves, underplanted with blue ajuga along with some glossy fronded ferns and trailing ivy.
If they can rise up from a carpet of ajuga or through the ferny, bronze foliage of Anthriscus sylvestris 'Raven's Wing', so much the better.
Ajuga reptans "Multicolor" is a bugle whose cream, pink and purple splashed leaves carpet the ground.
In addition, several grasses and ground covers will be sold, including muhly grass, switch grass, fountain grass, maiden grass, liriope, mondo grass, ajuga and vinca.