Puriri Lane | Ajuga reptans | Burgundy Beau
Puriri Lane | Ajuga reptans | Burgundy Beau

Ajuga reptans | Burgundy Beau

Regular price $12.00 Save $-12.00

Also known as Bugle weed, this is a very attractive and quick-growing ground cover. Great for low-maintenance banks and slopes, and even great in your flower beds and garden borders.  The leaves of this variety are tones of raspberry and burgundy along with a lighter shade of green - very attractive with small blue flowers 

Ajuga performs well in sun and shade, although it's leaves may scorch in particularly hot sites, so some respite from the hot afternoon sun is appreciated.  It will also tolerate poor soils.

Ground cover plants respond well to fertile soil. Autumn is the best time for planting, as the soil is moist. At planting, apply a light application (one handful per square metre) of general-purpose fertiliser will set them up for a good growth spurt. A generous layer of fine bark mulch will also conserve moisture and prevent weeds. 

Perennial ground covers are best divided every three to four  years to rejuvenate them. Propagation by division is very easy, simply  lift and separate off small rosettes of growth that have rooted stems. 

Perennial | Evergreen

Plant size PB2  :: Equivalent 1.2 litres        

If you are ordering plants you can get up to 12 plants or a selection of plants, gifts and garden-wares into a box for the below rates 
      • Auckland City | $10
      • Upper North Island | $20 (Northland)
      • Middle North Island | $20 (Bay of Plenty & Waikato)
      • Lower North Island | $20
      • South Island | $25
      • Waiheke - Please select Rural Delivery at checkout
      • Outer lying islands, please contact us for a quote.
Smaller items such as books, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which you will see at checkout - From $6

Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on your location.  If you are rural please select the rural option as rural delivery is an additional $7 Please note the courier will not release your order for delivery if the incorrect option has been selected and we will email you re settlement of the outstanding amount.  

  • All of our orders are dispatched using Aramex which is a fully tracked service   
  • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
  • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
  • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
  • Most Aramex deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural delivery which may add up to two days. Please note COVID-19 on occasion may push these delivery times out.
  • If you are wanting more than twelve plants, get in contact with us for a quote for freight
  • Corten steel garden stakes are considered over size for rural delivery so these can be sent but you may need to collect these from your local depot 

All rates detailed are for parcels up to 15kgs

Please note that on occasion Aramex may deem an area to be rural where other companies may not, this unfortunately is outside of our control as Aramex are the preferred courier for live plants, as other couriers will not transport them. Where this occurs we will need to get in touch to get you to deposit the additional rural fee


Please get in contact with us here or email us at hello@puririlane.co.nz