Ideal as a flowering groundcover or border in a shady spot. It requires little watering once established. This is one of the largest-growing varieties, forming a vigorous mound of … Ajuga reptans Catlin's Giant is hardy enough to survive the dog, the Frisbee, and the kid that follows them both, and can still come on looking great. Ajuga Caitlins Giant is a spreading ground cover that will create a thick carpet of large glossy coppery-purple leaves. A pretty perennial, Ajuga 'Catlin's Giant' has eye-catching, glossy foliage with a bronze-purple shift that forms a gorgeous carpet effect throughout spring. Note: Fire retardant plant as per SA Country Fire Service, contact for further information. Butterfly and bee attracting. A vigorous, low growing perennial, covered in Spring and Summer with deep blue flower spikes borne over large, dark green crinkled leaves, which have a metallic bronze sheen. Herbaceous perennial. 'Catlin's Giant' Ajuga creates a thick, weed-smothering groundcover in almost any spot, tolerating poor soils and full shade with grace. Grows to form a spinach-like mound maturing at 6 to 10 inches tall and 12 to 24 inches wide. Uses: As a weed-suppressing ground cover in shady borders or verges. Our favorite Carpet Bugle BIG bronze purple leaves BIG 8-12 blue violet flower spikes in May. An eye-catching ground cover perennial, Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' has large bronze-purple leaves and upright spikes of purple-blue flowers in late spring & early summer. Excels as a groundcover! Grow in most soils including clay.Full sun, partial shadeGrows to 8-12" tall x 12-18" widezones 4-8 Warning: All parts of plant are poisonous if … Choosing plants that grow and thrive in your particular climate is the very first step toward having a beautiful garden. A wonderful ground cover plant Ajuga reptans is a spreading creeping perennial. Sold in a 5" deep potTerrific Groundcover for Shade! A bare root plant is a non potted specimen which is sent with it's roots in compost, wrapped in a polythene bag. FREE SHIPPING! Ajuga reptans. Can tolerate being planted beneath trees. Cutting grown. Ajuga will be in heaven. CATLINS GIANT AJUGA Ajuga reptans 'Catlins Giant' Large-leafed form with purplish-green foliage. Ajuga reptans is commonly known as bugle, blue bugle, bugleherb, bugleweed, carpetweed, carpet bugleweed, and common bugle, and traditionally but less commonly as St. Lawrence plant.It is an herbaceous flowering plant, in the mint family, native to Europe.It is invasive in parts of North America. Will produce an attractive display of purple flower spikes up to 20cm high in Spring. above large, shiny bronze leaves. buy Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' Like other bugles except on steroids. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Its deep blue flower spires rise 12 in. A perennial for use in containers, stepping stones and around shrubs.Average-moist water. Recommended for its foliage and flowers. Description. Handsome large shiny, purple leaves. Also known as Bugleweed, there are many selections, used widely as groundcovers for shady gardens. Learn more > Growing Catlins giant Ajuga in the Northeast Florida landscape. Great ground cover vigorous but easy to pull if it goes out of bounds Looks good all year easy to grow in sun to part shade with regular moisture most soils Easy to grow Resembles a … tall, 1 to 2 ft. wide. Over time it will cover a large area, however with a little control it should not be seen as invasive. Catlins Giant Ajuga - Bugleweed - Quart Pot; Hands down our favorite Ajuga, also called Bugleweed, Catlins Giant sports the largest leaves and tallest flowers of any Ajuga variety we grow, and is the fastest spreader. Catlin’s Giant is ideal for edging, tubs and containers. Ideal for rockeries and borders. How to grow Ajuga reptans "Catlin's Giant" (Bugleweed) “Catlins Giant” is an herbaceous perennial grown for both its foliage and impressive flowers. Item # Crop Image Size Ajuga reptans Ajuga reptans. No need to register, buy now! Ajuga Reptans 'Catlins Giant' is a fast growing groundcover plant and perennial plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 3A through 10B. Botanical name. Common Name - Catlins Giant - An excellent quick growing ground cover with glossy purple/bronze & green leaves with beautiful purple flower spikes throughout warmer months.Ideal for rockeries and embankments, under the shade of trees or covering a large area in a short time. The blue flower spikes on Ajuga Catlin's Giant are 6" tall and the leaves are a lush green. tall. A larger-leaved cultivar with bronze-green foliage and blue flowers. Useful evergreen, ground-cover plants. AJUGA CATLINS GIANT 50mm Pot. $126.75 for 1 pack of 25 plants ($5.07 per plant) 10-39 packs: … Ajuga 'Catlin's Giant' is one of the largest-growing Ajuga varieties, forming bronzy-red, spinach-like leaves. This Ajuga is an excellent ground cover for … Grows to about 1' x 2-3'. Tall flower spikes in spring with attractive mauve flowers. 'Catlins Giant' bronze-green foliage, blue flowers on 8" spikes 'Chocolate Chip' Chocolate brown leaves 'Dixie Chip' variegated tri-colored foliage 'Jungle Beauty' ... Ajuga reptans - mass planting wide shot Jim Lawrence CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Newly planted Chris Alberti CC BY 4.0 Snowberry clear wing moth pollinating an Ajuga reptans flower. This is a great alternative to grass in low light areas. Ajuga Ajuga. Moderate growing 3 to 6 in. Then you need to put that plant in a dark shady spot that never dries out. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' Other names. However, the s pecific epithet 'reptant' means creeping, which should remind you to watch it spreading too far! It matures to an average height of 1 inch to 1 foot and an average width of 1 foot to 2 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. Thrives in either full sun or shade. Ajuga reptans ‘Catlin’s Giant’ (P-0007) Each 7.75 ‘Catlin’s Giant’ is twice the size (and has twice the impact) of most other Ajugas. Bears 10-inch tall blue-purple flower spikes in spring and early summer. long (15 cm), which quickly form a dense mat of attractive rosettes. Pot Sizes. Prefers a moist, shaded/semi-shaded to sunny position, with cool root run, humus enriched soil and regular watering. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' (AKA Giant Bugleweed, Creeping Carpet Bugle 'Catlin's Giant', Sicklewort 'Catlin's Giant', Carpenter's Herb 'Catlin's Giant') Pronunciation: uh-JOO-guh REP-tanz . She planted 'Catlin's Giant' bugleweed and is delighted with the results. Variety or Cultivar 'Catlin's Giant' _ 'Catlin's Giant' is a mat-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with large, ovate to oblong, glossy, purple- or bronze-flushed, dark green leaves and spike-like whorls of dark blue flowers in late spring and early summer. It produces upright, blue-purple flowers spikes that can grow up to 20cm high. Height: 8-12 in Width: 12-18 in Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained Flower Color: Blue Bloom Time: Apr, May, Jun Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8. Forms dense, carpet-like mat, even in shady areas! 9cm (£5.20)? Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' (Carpet Bugle) Award-winning Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' (Carpet Bugle) is an evergreen perennial prized for its large, glossy purplish-bronze leaves, 6 in. Proven Winners - Catlins Giant - Bugleweed - Ajuga reptans blue blue-true plant details, information and resources. In the month of May the Ajuga Catlins Giant bears beautiful upright spires of deep blue/purple flowers. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' Item 0193. Bare root. Large green leaves with purple-bronze hues and deep blue flower spikes from spring to summer. Ajuga reptans “Catlin’s Giant” Catlin’s Giant Ajuga is a semi-evergreen plant that forms a mat of large, shiny purple-brown leaves with extra large bright blue flowers that shoot up in Spring. The rosettes of bugleweed foliage are prominent enough to make a standalone statement in her garden. The large, bold, bronze/green foliage stands in striking, yet pleasing contrast to the fine, needled leaves of conifers. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' (Catlin's Carpet Bugle) - A very hardy groundcover that quickly spreads to make a lustrous mat of green leaves with a bronze tinge. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' Notes. 34 Search Results. Send by email Printer-friendly version. Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant' Catlin's Giant Bugleweed. With larger foliage than the species Ajuga reptans ‘Catlins Giant’ is the most widely grown form. 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