Sedum spurium Dragon's Blood

Stonecrop

$7.95 ea. (3+ discount) $7.50 ea.

In stock for Fall 2018

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Plant Code: SEDB

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Deep red flower buds of Sedum Dragonís Blood open to brilliant pink, contrasting nicely with the green succulent foliage tinged with wine red margins in summer. Charming star-shaped flowers clusters are borne just above the foliage. Leaves will turn red with cooler temperatures in fall. Quickly forms a dense mat for a superb groundcover.

Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Details

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 3-4"
Spacing: Plant 10" apart
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower: Red
Accent: Red
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • For a Slope or Bank
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • Long-Blooming
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Foot Traffic Tolerant

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.