Ajuga chamaepitys

Ajuga chamaepitys

color = lightgreen
name = Yellow Bugle

image_width = 270 px
regnum = Plantae
divisio = Magnoliophyta
classis = Magnoliopsida
ordo = Lamiales
familia = Lamiaceae
genus = "Ajuga"
species = "A. chamaepitys"
binomial = "Ajuga chamaepitys"
binomial_authority = Schrb.

"Ajuga chamaepitys" is a species of flowering plant of the family Lamiaceae. Popularly known as Yellow Bugle, the plant has many of the same characteristics and properties as "Ajuga reptans".


"A. chamaepitys" is a small herbacious perennial that reaches 10-40 cm in height.

Medicinal Properties

* An astringent on account of tannin; used against diarrhea
* A bitter tonic that improves digestion
* Applied externally, helps to heal wounds
* Also prized for its stimulative effect on the contractions of the uterus

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  • Ajuga chamaepitys — ID 2121 Symbol Key AJCH Common Name yellow bugle Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution MD, VA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Ajuga chamaepitys — Bugle Bu gle, n. [F. bugle; cf. It. bugola, L. bugillo.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Ajuga} of the Mint family, a native of the Old World. [1913 Webster] {Yellow bugle}, the {Ajuga cham[ae]pitys}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ajuga Chamaepitys — Yellow Yel low (y[e^]l l[ o]), a. [Compar. {Yellower} (y[e^]l l[ o]*[ e]r); superl. {Yellowest}.] [OE. yelow, yelwe, [yogh]elow, [yogh]eoluw, from AS. geolu; akin to D. geel, OS. & OHG. gelo, G. gelb, Icel. gulr, Sw. gul, Dan. guul, L. helvus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ajuga chamaepitys — noun low growing annual with yellow flowers dotted red; faintly aromatic of pine resin; Europe, British Isles and North Africa • Syn: ↑ground pine, ↑yellow bugle • Hypernyms: ↑bugle, ↑bugleweed …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ajuga chamaepitys (L.) Schreb. — Symbol AJCH Common Name yellow bugle Botanical Family Lamiaceae …   Scientific plant list