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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 4-6 inches
Plant Spread: 8 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Tolerates foot traffic
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Bugleweed
  • Bugle
  • Carpet Bugle

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  • Posted by imabirdnut (North Texas - Zone 7b) on Sep 18, 2012 5:31 AM concerning plant:
    Beautiful & colorful groundcover for shady areas
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FirmlyPlanted On July 23, 2017 Obtained plant
Hope Depot - Clearance
dnrevel On May 14, 2018 Obtained plant
Bought from a local nursery. Spreads, but not too aggresive. Beautiful color.
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