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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We guarantee your plants to be in excellent condition and arrive alive. If you have any problems with your order, please contact us via email (do not call us, email us with pictures) and state the problem and photos of the problem along with your order # to firstname.lastname@example.org within 24 hours of order receival. No exceptions to this warranty so please, if you have any problems, we must receive an email within 24 hours of delivery.
Ajuga Reptans is a Substitute Lawn Covering
Gardeners in rural areas will appreciate that it is rabbit and deer-resistant. Ajuga is commonly known as Carpetweed or Bugleweed and is helpful as a ground cover and thrives in containers. It is perfect for shaded areas where it is difficult to find other flowering plants that will succeed. Planting the Ajuga Reptans on slopes helps to prevent soil erosion. The leaves of the Ajuga will vary in color depending on the variety chosen, but all will produce blue blooms throughout the summer. The foliage will often darken to a bronze color in the fall. The plants are spread by runners and will grow to a height of approximately four inches. Ajuga vine will thrive in zones 3-9 and is exceptionally durable; Even when the foliage is damaged, the plant will typically regrow from the root the following year. The plants do not require pruning, but some gardeners choose to mow or trim the plants after the blooms have died; As long as the root is not damaged, the plant will return.
Ajuga Reptans is Useful as a Foundation Plant
Bugleweed likes to grow in acid, loamy but well-drained soil. It’s a member of the mint family and doesn’t want conditions to be too wet or too dry. If the climate’s too wet, the crown will rot. If it’s too dry, the plant will die back. Besides a substitute lawn, bugleweed is also helpful as a foundation plant, in planters, as edging, or in bed. If a gardener grows bugleweed from seed, the seed sows in the late summer or the fall. Ajuga Reptans a planting zone of 3-9 and a height of six to nine inches. It requires rich/moist soil and has a fast growth rate. Ajuga Reptans are adaptable and resistant to pests. They make beautiful fillers to landscapes that have issues with patchiness. Ajuga Reptans are small shrubs with leaves that range from green to red and grow close to the ground.