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Sedum rupestre Prima Angelina

Scientific Name : Sedum rupestre
Common Name : Stonecrop
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
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 leaves in a brilliant, golden yellow color. Wonderful as a groundcover or in a rock garden.
Idea & Tips : Plant Sedum Prima Angelina in a sunny garden location or use as an accent in mixed succulent containers. Provides a drought-tolerant focal point or groundcover in the garden.
Grower InformationA sport of Angelina, this variety offers bright color that holds throughout the season.
  • Sedum Prima Angelina has a denser, more compact habit and more vivid golden color than Angelina.
  • Low-growing and fast-spreading sedum, with fleshy, needle-like foliage.
  • Ideal for 1 to 2.5-qt. pot sizes.

Colorado State University Top Performer

'Gold Form'
Protection InformationPP32,414
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
  • Propagation Guide
    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
      Soil Temperature:
      70-72°F (21-22°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      500 ppm IBA
      Very low
      50-75 ppm N
      Typically not necessary in propagation.
      35-42 days after sticking
      Do not over-mist. Oversaturated rooting media will slow the rooting process and contribute to stem rot. Remove from mist environment as soon as roots appear.
    • Media pH:
      Nights: 55 to 70°F (13 to 21°C) Days: 60 to 80°F (15 to 27°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      5,000 to 8,000
      Long day obligate
      Allow media to dry regularly between watering.
      Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      One pinch, two to three weeks after transplant.
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      PGRs generally not needed
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Generally pest and disease free.
    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 10-12 wks Rooted: 6 wks
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 12-14 wks Rooted: 8-10 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      Unrooted: 15-17 wks Rooted: 10-12 wks
      Bloom Months:

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