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Hagstrom, John

Ajuga reptans (carpet bugleweed), close-up of flowers


Identifier
3.74812
Format
digital color photograph 
Digitization Status
Born digital
Type
Photographic image
Date created
2005 – 2012
Description
Ajuga reptans (carpet bugleweed), image shows violet-blue flowers, dense rapidly spreading mat-forming ground cover which features shiny dark green leaves (some tinged with purple), flowers are whorls of tiny blue-violet appearing in mid to late spring on spikes rising above the foliage to 10", cultivars of this species feature leaves with more interesting and varied foliage color