Night Embers Autumn Stonecrop
A taller sedum with excellent upright form and gorgeous dark, glossy, black-purple fleshy foliage. Produces contrasting light mauve-pink flower clusters held on deep mahogany-red stems. Blooms will mature to deep rose-red as the summer progresses. Long flowering from late summer into the fall. Wonderful ornamental of multiple contrasts. Vase-shaped plant has a tight form. Best form and foliage colour in full sun. Easily grown in average to dry soil and will be drought tolerant once established. HEIGHT: 60-65 cm SPREAD: 60-65
Sedums are an easy answer to our continuing summer droughts and water shortages. These fleshy, succulent plants are excellent for hot, dry areas. In addition many varieties provide three --- even four -- season interest.
Sedum are easy to grow in a sunny, well-drained site. They are free of insects and diseases and perform best when not fertilized. Virtually all Sedum will attract butterflies and many are also attractive to hummingbirds.
ALSO SEE GROUNDCOVERS for more creeping varieties.
1 gallon container size.
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Image courtesy of Walter's Gardens