Ajuga reptans

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low rhizomatous European carpeting plant having spikes of blue flowers

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For the smaller garden, there are a few purple-leaved herbaceous plants available, like the bright orange flowered Lychnis ' Molten Lava', Sedum maximum ' Atropurpureum', Ajuga reptans ' Purpurea' and Heucheras.
Waldsteinia ternata and Ajuga reptans 'Braunherz' work well together as they are the same height but contrast in colour and texture.
The well-known London Pride, Saxifraga umbrosa, the native bugle, Ajuga reptans, Potentilla alba, and Waldsteinia ternate, all make an almost flat carpet over the surface.
6 Ajuga reptans Braunhertz and other bugles are great low-slung space fillers in a container, offering a sort of ground cover effect.
Good ground-cover plants include ivies with variegated or shapely leaves; lesser periwinkles, Vinca minor, Variegata, with gold-and-green foliage plus brilliant blue flowers; geraniums - the true form, cranesbill, not bedding pelargoniums - with red, pink or white flowers throughout summer; bugle, Ajuga reptans, with purple leaves and blue flowers; and bergenia with "elephant ears" foliage and mauve winter flowers.
In the other container, she paired warming colors--purple flowering kale, Antique Shades pansies, the variegated pink-and-white foliage of Ajuga reptans 'Burgundy Glow', and the purplish pink and gray green leaves of 'Tricolor' sage--with icy ones, such as Sorbet Lilac Ice viola and dusty miller (Chrysanthemum ptarmiciflorum 'Silver Lace').
HERBACEOUS: Acanthus mollis, Acanthus spinosus, Ajuga reptans, Alchemilla mollis, Aquilegia vulgaris, Astilbe.