Chocolate Chip Bugleweed
Chocolate Chip Bugleweed is a great plant that could work well in many different areas of your landscape. This is a smaller groundcover plant, growing just 3 inches in height. It works well in many cases as an accent plant, in and around trees, rocks or shady areas. It would also work well in borders and along walkways. It grows as a dense, vigorously growing groundcover. The foliage of the plant is quite interesting. The leaves are very small, just a half inch across. They have an oval shape, with smooth edges and a glossy appearance. The leaves have a color range of chocolate brown, maroon and green. These leaves alone give the plant great ornamental value. It also has beautiful blue-purple flowers in the spring, growing on short, 3 inch, stalks above the foliage.
Ajuga reptans ‘Chocolate Chip’ grows to a height of 2 to 3 inches, with a spread of 6 to 10 inches. It is recommended for climate zones 4 to 10. It can grow in full sun to partial shade. Chocolate Chip grows best in well drained soils with moderate amounts of moisture. It can tolerate some dry soil conditions, but does not fair well in heavy, wet soils.
Care & Shipping Notes
NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.
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