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By Hedgie

Sutherland, United Kingdom Gb

hardiest variety of Ajuga,? would it suppress bracken, which tries to invade from outside garden,also perennial and low growing, to grow around shrubs, there are trees behind,and grass up to border

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its hardy temperature wise. but it wont supress bracken I have ajuga around small native ferns and the ferns grow through it, so does arum macculatum. It forms a pretty carpet around shrbs though.

28 Mar, 2010


In my experience, nothing suppresses bracken - it even grows in dark corners under and through mature shrubs.

28 Mar, 2010


Thanks Seaburngirl, liked your answer, I did not explain requirements very well, will re-describe and resubmit

28 Mar, 2010


Thanks all for replies

28 Mar, 2010

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