Frosted Fire Stonecrop
Zone 3 - 9
This upright, sturdy Sedum has variegated, mid-green serrated leaves accented with a bright, creamy-yellow margin. Forms a large broccoli-like head of pink flower which darken to deep pink as the season progress. Flowers from late summer well into fall. Ornamental dry flower heads provide interest in late fall and winter. Easily grown in full sun and well-drained soil. Like all sedums, it is very drought tolerant once established. HEIGHT: 30-40 cm SPREAD: 45-50 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.
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1 gallon size
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