Can you identify this plant?

wendync(7b)September 24, 2012

Hi,

We just purchased a house this week and I wanted to identify this cover plant in the front--it is super thick and seems to be over growing a bit. I hadn't seen it before and wanted to know more.

We may take it out eventually. Thanks!

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deviant-deziner(Oh zone)

looks like ajuga

    Bookmark   September 24, 2012 at 10:09PM
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louisianagal(z7bMS)

I forget the proper name but it might be chameleon plant. It does tend to take over if that is it.

    Bookmark   September 27, 2012 at 3:04PM
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rosiew(8 GA)

louisiana girl is probably referring to plant linked below. I pray it's way overcrowded ajuga instead. That you can divide easily.

Here is a link that might be useful: houttuynia (sp?) - let's hope not

    Bookmark   September 29, 2012 at 11:17AM
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botann(z8 SEof Seattle)

Looks like Ajuga to me also. It spreads, but not very aggressively. An occasional trimming will keep it looking neater next to the concrete.
Mike

    Bookmark   October 5, 2012 at 4:19AM
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