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Definition of the noun ajuga

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noun - plural:

  • ajuga: ajugas
  • Ajuga: -

  1. bugle
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonym of Ajuga: genus Ajuga
    • more generic term: asterid dicot genus = genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
    • member of: family Labiatae / family Lamiaceae / Labiatae / Lamiaceae / mint family = a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage
    • member: bugleweed / bugle = any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia

Phrases with Ajuga

  1. Ajuga Iva
  2. Ajuga Alpina
  3. Ajuga Lanata
  4. Ajuga Mollis
  5. Ajuga Rugosa
  6. Ajuga Foliosa
  7. Ajuga Furcata
  8. Ajuga Humilis
  9. Ajuga Montana
  10. ajuga reptans
  11. Ajuga Alpicola
  12. Ajuga Disticha
  13. Ajuga Glabrata
  14. Ajuga Alpestris
  15. Ajuga Bombycina
  16. Ajuga Formosana
  17. Ajuga Latifolia
  18. ajuga genevensis
  19. Ajuga Interrupta
  20. genus ajuga

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ajuga

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Google previewIndiana Getting Started Garden Guide (2014)

Grow the Best Flowers, Shrubs, Trees, Vines & Groundcovers by Shawna Coronado

Ajuga is an excellent plant to place on a hillside for erosion control due to its rhizomatous nature. Flowers bloom in spring and early summer...

Ajuga is a tough little plant and tolerates a variety of conditions, from full ...

Google previewGardening in the Lower Midwest (1994)

A Practical Guide for the New Zones 5 and 6 by Diane Heilenman

Ajuga reptans (bugle) Ajuga is a lovable, ground-hugging rosette of dark green leaves, sometimes variegated, that take on a rosy or maroon hue in winter. The leaves, which smother all weeds except the immortal violets and maple seedlings , ...

Google previewIllinois Geting Started Garden Guide (2014)

by Shawna Coronado

Ajuga is an excellent plant to place on a hillside for erosion control due to its rhizomatous nature. Flowers bloom in spring and...

Ajuga is a tough little plant and tolerates a variety of conditions, from full sun to full shade, from wet soil to dry , and ...

Google previewHigh-impact, Low-carbon Gardening (2011)

1001 Ways to Garden Sustainably by Alice Bowe

Ajuga is a robust edging plant ...

Google previewDeer in My Garden (2009)

Groundcovers & Edgers by Carolyn Singer

Whether it is used in small areas as an accent, or larger areas as a groundcover, Ajuga is a strong foliage plant. COMPANION PLANTS AND LANDSCAPE USE Ajuga reptans is an aggressive and tight evergreen groundcover that leaves room ...

Google previewThe Chinook Short Season Yard (2014)

Quick and Beautiful in the Calgary Region by Lyndon Penner

Ajuga spp. (carpet bugle) Ajuga is a pretty ...

Google previewSouthern Gardens 101 (2016)

Helpful Hints for the Beginner by Deborah Keever

Ajuga is a genus of annual and perennial herbaceous plants in the mint family. Native to Asia, Africa, and Europe. Two species are native to Australia. Common names are Bugleweed, Carpet Bugleweed or Ground Pine. It is a ground cover ...

Google previewPlants for American Landscapes (2004)

by Neil G. Odenwald, Charles F. Fryling, Jr., Thomas E. Pope

Ajuga reptans Labiatae 6" Zones 3-9 Ajuga is a popular carpetlike ground cover suitable for small, well-tended plantings. A nonaggressive perennial, it is difficult to maintain in large plantings, for it does not compete well and weeds and ...

Google previewThe New Orleans Garden (1993)

Gardening in the Gulf South by Charlotte Seidenberg

Ajuga is an evergreen, low-growing ground ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Ajuga L. Labiatae Origins: ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Common Wildflowers of Texas & the Southern Great Plains (2005)

by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill

Ajuga reptans Carpet Ajuga SCIENTIFIC NAME: Ajuga, no yoke, from Greek, a, a, without, none and Latin, iugum, a yoke. Reference is to the apparently missing upper corolla lip + reptans, Latin for creeping or crawling, for the growth pattern.

Google previewMedical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)

Common, Ajuga re tans—b. Pyromi'dnlr, Ajuga— b.

Google previewRodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening (2009)

The Indispensible Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara Ellis, Ellen Phillips

Ajuga, bugleweed. Perennial groundcovers. Description: Ajuga reptans, ajuga or common bugleweed, forms attractive dark green rosettes 2 to 3 inches wide, and spreads by runners 3 to 10 inches long. Cultivars may have bronze, pur— ple, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Ajuga. (family *Lamiaceae) A genus of *herbs many of which have *radical leaves forming a *rosette. The leaves are *simple or lobed, sometimes toothed, without *stipules. The flowers are in at least 2 or manyflowered *whorls, often forming a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

Common, Ajuga reptans–b. Pyramidale, Ajuga–b. Rampante, Ajuga reptans–b. Water, Lycopus Virginicus— b. Weed, Lycopus. BUGLOSE, Anchusa officinalis. BUGLOSS, DYER'S, Anchusa tinctoria– b. Garden ...

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Scrabble value of A1J8U1G2A1

The value of this 5-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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