Height: 10cm
Spread: 80cm
Frost Tolerant
Keep Moist
Part Shade
Shaded Position
Well Drained

Ajuga reptens ‘Black Scallop’

A striking, ornamental form of Ajuga. Forms a dense mat of foliage in sumptuous shades of purple/brown through to black. Individual leaves are glossy with ruffled margins adding further textural interest whilst spring and summer bring the appearance of short, deep blue flower spikes.


A great showy ground cover for moist and shady areas of the garden. Will form a dense mat which is difficult for weeds to penetrate.


Containers, garden beds, great for colour contrasts with lighter foliage plants.


  • Bird Attracting
  • Borders
  • Climber
  • Conifers
  • Containers
  • Deciduous Tree
  • Evergreen Tree
  • Exotic
  • Ferns
  • Foliage
  • Fragrant
  • Grasses
  • Ground Cover
  • Hedging
  • Indoor
  • Native
  • Ornamental Grasses
  • Ornamental Tree
  • Palms
  • Roses
  • Scented Flowers
  • Screening
  • Shade
  • Shrubs
  • Standard
  • Topiary

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