Scientific Name : Sedum rupestre
Common Name : Stonecrop
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -40°F (-40°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Heat Tolerant, Deer Resistant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Height : 3 - 6" (8 - 15cm)
Width : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Striking needle-shaped foliage of a brilliant golden yellow color.
Wonderful as a ground cover or in a rock garden.
Idea & Tips : One of the most heat and drought tolerant plants.
Grower Information : Low growing and fast spreading, with fleshy, needle-like, golden-yellow foliage.
Daylength : Plants will grow faster under long days.
Propagation Information : Reduce and then eliminate mist as soon as possible. Allow media to dry as rooted cuttings develop.
: Plant Maturity:
Cold treatment is not required. Crop is grown for golden-colored foliage.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed.