Scientific Name : Sedum middendorffianum
Common Name : Chinese Mountain Stonecrop
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Drought Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Low Maintenance
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)
Height : 7 - 10" (18 - 25cm)
Width : 13 - 16" (33 - 41cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Bright yellow, star-shaped flowers cover this nicely mounded Sedum in late Spring to Summer. The dark green foliage and red stems are attractive on their own and contrast nicely with the yellow flowers when in bloom.
Idea & Tips : This versatile plant thrives in full sun and is drought tolerant, working well in a range of soil types.
: Bright yellow, star-shaped flowers cover the dense, nicely mounded habit.
- Mounding habit provides a better presentation at retail and in the garden.
- Striking color contrasts well against dark green foliage with red stems.
- Blooms late Spring to Summer.
- Deer and rabbit resistant; drought tolerant and low maintenance.
Protection Information : PPAF
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
500 ppm IBA
50 ppm N when roots become visible
Typically not necessary in propagation.
35-42 days after sticking
Nights: 55 to 70°F (13 to 21°C) Days: 60 to 80°F (15 to 27°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Long day obligate
Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 100 to 150 ppm.
One pinch, two to three weeks after transplant.
PGRs generally not needed
Generally pest and disease free.
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