Characteristics Ornamental Plants Bugle, Bugleweed, Carpet Bugle leafy ornamentals. Plant types leafy ornamentals. Fern or grass height (cm) 5-30 cm. Shelter in winter shelter is not required. Type of stem creeper. Foliage colour multicolor, burgundy,claret, dark green. Cold hardiness zone 3 (-40 to -34°c), 4 (-34 to -29°c), 5 (-29 to -23°c), 6 (-23 to -18°c), 7 (-18 to -12°c), 8 (-12 to -7°c), 9 (-7 to -1°c). Landscape use border, groundcover, rock garden. Water needs moderate. Light needs full shade, semi-shade, full sun. Not poisonous plant. Lifetime perennial. Frost resistance. Sandy loam soil, loamy soil. Neutral soil.