Sedum spurium 'Dr. John Creech'


Sedum spurium 'Dr. John Creech': Low mat-forming deep green foliage, pink blooms in summer. Full sun to part shade. Dense growth habit. Excellent ground cover. Will tolerate poor soil if drainage is good. Used at Arlington Cemetary between the stones at the John F. Kennedy memorial. From a plant collected in Siberia.

What You Receive

One order = one 2.0" container.

Maximum Height

2 - 4" tall

Maximum Spread

10 - 12" wide


Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Sedum Info

Sedum like well-drained, porous soil. Addition of grit or sharp sand will help porosity & drainage. Many varieties propagate by simply spreading leaves on the soil surface. To ensure division, remove top 2" of plant tips and strip lower leaves form bottom of stem. Plant in well-drained soil mix and water after 2-3 days. Do not over water! New plants should be well established after 5-6 weeks. Fertilize with a low-nitrogen fertilizer 1-2 times during growing season.

Color - Primary


Color - Secondary


Bloom Color

Pink Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 4 (-30F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Maximum Height


Growth Habit / Shape

Low Growing / Creeping

Growth Habit / Shape

Hanging / Trailing

Product Format

2.0" Square Pot

Recommended Purpose

Rock Garden

Recommended Purpose

Ground Cover

Special Characteristic

Fast Grower

Special Characteristic

Easy to Propagate