50/50 Specials

Sedum spurium Red Carpet

Stonecrop

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 4" (Plant 10" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   [?]
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Red / Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Red leaves all year. Sedum Red Carpet does not flower, but the foliage is so colorful you won't notice. Foliage will turn a more vibrant mahogany-red with cooler fall temperatures. Low-maintenance plant great for rock gardens. Extremely drought tolerant.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • Web Only

Sedum General Information:

Sedum are grown for their distinctive fleshy foliage. They are available in a wide range of shapes and sizes - upright and groundcovers. A reliable, hardy and easy to grow perennial. Star-shaped flowers are usually in clusters or sprays that often change color throughout their bloom time.

Sedum Plant Care:

Sedum prefer full sun with average to poor well-drained soil. Can be divided every 2- 3 years in spring. Stems pull off easily and will root readily for transplanting. Winter damaged foliage can be cut back in early spring for a flush of new growth.

$7.95 ea.
(3+) $7.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: SERE