Sedum hispanicum Blue Carpet

Tiny Buttons, Stonecrop

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 1-3" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

A favorite for troughs or hypertufa containers. Charming nuggets of succulent foliage in ever-changing hues form a carpet of tight broccoli-like florets. Evergreen foliage of silvery blue is kissed with pink in summer. Cooler temperatures bring deeper blues, purples and rose tones. White blooms in summer are blushed with pink.

Sedum Blue Carpet thrives where many plants won’t. Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Foot Traffic Tolerant
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Attracts Birds
  • Attracts Butterflies

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:

Prefers 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.

$12.95 ea.
(3+) $12.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: SECP