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botanical name:
Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa'
Ajuga pyramidalis 'Metallica Crispa' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Pyramid Bugle
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.10m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: purple & green
flower colour: blue
main season: Spring
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -39°C
USDA zone: 3 to 9
description:
Tightly curled and crinkled metallic green-purple leaves, forming a dense, interwoven, cushion. Short spikes of blue flowers in late spring and early summer.

cultivation:
Moist soil in partial shade. Will not tolerate very dry conditions.

usage:
Good ground cover.

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