Ajuga Black Scallop Description
Annoying pests such as deer & rabbits stay away from Black Scallop Ajuga a foolproof perennial groundcover for both shade & sun.
Rugged, near-black leaves adorn this mat-forming ground cover. 3" tall mats do a superb job suppressing weeds, leaving maintenance a breeze!
Planted beneath trees, this fast growing groundcover minimizes difficult mowing situations. Ajuga is a great substitute for turf grass, lining narrow beds, or in front of taller perennials.
Ajuga's colorful carpet is topped with dozens of spikes of blue flowers in late spring and early summer.
Plant this easy to grow perennial in average soil with moderate moisture and good drainage. Plant Ajuga in either sun, shade or part shade. The dark foliage takes on a glossy appearance with a couple of hours of sun. Occasional foot traffic can be tolerated.
Special Features: Cold Hardy, Deer Resistant, Easy Care, Evergreen, Fast Growing, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Heat Tolerant, Multi-Seasonal Interest, Pest Resistant, Season Extender