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Bugleweed

Ajuga reptans

Description:

The bugle has dark green leaves with purple highlights. It is a spreading ground cover that grows in a dense mat. The leaves grow 5–8 cm high but in the spring it sends up 10–15 cm tall flower stalks with many purple flowers on them. Bugle is also known as "carpenter's herb" due to its supposed ability to stem bleeding.

Habitat:

Native to Europe

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2 Comments

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 8 years ago

thank you Alice

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Nice!

LarsKorb
Spotted by
LarsKorb

Schönstedt, Freistaat Thüringen, Germany

Spotted on May 6, 2012
Submitted on May 6, 2012

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