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Ajuga australis upright form

Genus Species: Ajuga australis upright form

Common / Product Name: Australian Bugle

Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)

Available Sizes
Peat14cm

Height x Width: 0.1 – 0.3m x 1 – 3m

Pruning: None Light

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High

Coastal Tolerance: Low

Drought Tolerance: Low

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Spring

Flower Colour: Purple

Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C for short periods once established.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.

Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.

Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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