Ajuga 'Bronze Beauty', is a low growing groundcover that has bronzed leaves and beautiful tubular blue flowers in spring and throughout summer. These tubular flowers are loved by butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. Useful as a front of border groundcover, in mass plantings, for erosion control, and container plantings. An easy to care for perennial.
Mature Plant Size: 3"-4" Tall, 12"-14" Spread
Bloom Time: May - July
Light Exposure: Full Sun - Full Shade (foliage is more intense in full sun)
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0
Hardiness Zones: 3-9
Containers Size: 2.5" Plug (6 Plants/unit)
Fertilizer: Apply compost or an all purpose granular fertilizer around plants in early spring.
Water: Monitor plants through first year for moisture; water deep and inconsistently to encourage the roots to go deep. Once established water supplementation should only be needed in extended drought situations or if planting in full sun.