Plants By Type
Bugleweed is a lovely plant that provides a glossy green look to areas. This plant makes a great ground cover for natural areas and also supplies beautiful color when in bloom. It produces small stalks of flowers that look amazing and will completely transform an area. The flowers can be white, pink, blue and lavender. It can grow to be around six inches tall and prefers to be planted in full and partially shaded gardens. It will thrive in well-drained soil conditions and normally blooms during the late spring and early summer months. The green foliage on this plant appears in a darker green color or light green and helps to accent the beautiful hues of the flowers as well as accent others in the surrounding areas. This plant is a lovely perennial that will do well in climate zones three through nine. A full or partially shaded environment will prove to be the best in supporting the growth and development of this plant in general. It is an ideal plant to have in the garden area. It will be an ideal choice for many landscaping projects from bordering and edging to creating a focal point somewhere in the area. It is also a great one to plant in groups for an even more dramatic affect in that particular area. They also help to keep weeds at bay since they grow so close to one another. This type of plant is easy to take care of and is scientifically known as Lycopus Americanus.