First you have flame red spring leaves, then you have the deep red stems, then you have summer leaves that are red-brown and olive-green with green backs, and then in late summer come the creamy yellow flowers. All of this combined with a compact,multicrown habit. Wow!
What You Receive
One order = one 1.5" diameter x 2" deep plug.
Common Name: Stonecrop
Plant Category: Sedum
Plant Series: TOUCHDOWN™ Series
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): 7"/16"/10"
Finish Time: Medium
Bloom Time(s): August, September
Growth Rate: Fast
Most Active Growing Season: Spring
Flowering Season: Fall
Flower Color: Yellow
Soil: Very good drainage and mineral soil
Exposure: Full Sun
Additional Attribute(s): Deep South, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant
Nutritional Needs: 75 - 100 ppm
Water (Greenhouse): Dry completely between waterings
Water (Garden): Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.
How Different?: Leaves are a two-toned red flame on ends and blue green inside in the spring changing to red brown in the summer. Creamy yellow flowers. Low multicrowned habit.
Landscape Value: Mixed beds, borders, rock garden, containers.
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