Ajuga chamaepitys is a species of flowering plant of the family Lamiaceae. Popularly known as yellow bugle or ground-pine,[1] the plant has many of the same. Much-branched annual dm; lvs cleft into 3(5) linear segments; lower lip of the yellow (purple) cor much prolonged, its base narrow, with 2 small lateral lobes. Learn more about the Ground pine – with amazing Ground pine photos and facts on Arkive.

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The leaves are diuretic, stimulant and emmenagogue[4]. The plant acts mainly on the urinary system and uterus[]. It once had a high reputation in the treatment of rheumatism, dropsy, jaundice etc and has also proved cnamaepitys worth when used in conjunction with other herbs in the treatment of women’s complaints[4].

The leaves are harvested in the summer and can be dried for later use[]. Thrives in a poor dry soil in full sun[]. Prefers a humus-rich moisture-retentive soil[]. Plants are usually annual, but are sometimes short-lived perennials[]. The whole plant smells of pine trees when crushed[17, ].


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Seed – sow spring in situ. Germination can be erratic[]. Right plant wrong place. We are currently updating this section.

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Ajuga chamaepitys – L. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. It is hardy to zone UK 6. It is in flower from May to September. The species is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs and is pollinated by Bees.

It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade. It prefers dry or moist soil. QR Code What’s this? Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can.

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Ground Pine, Yellow bugle. Very local in sandy and chalky arable fields and in open habitats in chalky grassland in southeastern England[4, 17].

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