Ajuga reptans ‘Black Scallop’
Monrovia® Black Scallop Ajuga produces a dense, mat of richly colored, dark burgundy-maroon foliage with dark green undertones. Whorls of small, rounded leaves with scalloped edges on reddish stems that support showy spikes of lacy, deep violet flowers in spring. Good powdery mildew resistance. Ideal in containers, around shrubs or between stepping stones.
Type: Zone 4-9
Light: Full sun, Partial sun.
Water: Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil – weekly, or more often.
Size: Forms a dense mat 4 to 6 in. tall, spreading 12 to 24 in. wide.