Zone 4 - 9
Great splash of colour for your hot dry garden. Low growing perennial forms a dense carpet of brilliant, cherry-red to red-purple fleshy foliage with hot pink variegation. Late summer to early fall it is coverd by masses of pink flowers. A lovely perennial of bold contrasts. Excellent compact form. Valuable in the border, rock garden or in containers. Foliage colour will change throughout the season. Best colour in full sun. HEIGHT: 15-20 cm SPREAD: 40-45 cm
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.
New 18 cm pan size
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