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Ajuga  reptans L.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Ajuga  reptans L. 
SynonymsAjuga vulgaris Rouy
 Bugula reptans (L.) Crantz
 Teucrium reptans (L.) Salisb.
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
grassland and woods
Altitude100-2000m
Description trailing, rooting, lower leaves long petiolate, obovate-spathulate, crenate-dentate, flowers in leafy spike, calyx pubescent, corolla 14-17mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorblue, pink, white
Bloomlate spring, summer
Caind
Typecarpet
Cultivationcold, semi-shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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