'Marina' is the bluest S. telephium you've ever seen. You will be very pleased with its lovely oblong blue grey leaves that tint purple in summer, its low mounding habit, and its vigorously forming crowns. Additionally it displays lovely rose pink flowers in late summer. Enjoy!
What You Receive
One order = one 1.5" diameter x 2" deep plug.
Common Name: Stonecrop
Plant Category: Sedum
Plant Type: Perennial
US Patent #: PPAF
EU Grant #: PVR
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9 (4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10"/24"/12"
Finish Time: Medium
Bloom Time(s): August, September
Growth Rate: Fast
Most Active Growing Season: Spring
Flowering Season: Summer
Flower Color: Pink
Soil: Very good drainage and mineral soil
Exposure: Full Sun
Additional Attribute(s): Deep South, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant
Nutritional Needs: 75 - 100 ppm
Dormancy: Dormancy Required for Growth
Water (Greenhouse): Dry completely between waterings
Water (Garden): Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.
How Different?: Forms a low spreading mound with blue gray leaves (tinted purple in summer) and pink buds to rose pink flowers.
Landscape Value: Edging, mass planting, mixed beds, borders, dry garden.
Finish Time to 4": 8 to 10 weeks
Grower Notes: Obligate Long Day plant. Pinch 1 wk after transplant. Grow with 60-65 F nights, 75-80 F days. Provide night interruption or daylength extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS