Plant ID forum: Is this a weed?

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DoryK
Sep 13, 2017 4:35 PM CST
It grows so nicely in my shady yard I'm thinking of just letting it grow as ground cover
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Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Sep 13, 2017 4:38 PM CST
Ajuga reptans, also called Bugleweed, it can be aggressive in the right spot, but easily contained.

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Name: Carol
Santa Ana, ca
Sunset zone 22, USDA zone 10 A.
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ctcarol
Sep 13, 2017 8:28 PM CST
In my zone it is used as a ground cover for shady spots.

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