Sedum kamtschaticum var. floriferum 'Weihenstephaner Gold'


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Hardy perennial

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This is an easy-going but potentially quite dramatic plant, since the foliage takes on reddish tints around the edges in hot, dry conditions especially towards autumn. This makes a spectacular trailing or ground-hugging background for the flattish clusters of gold and bronze-orange tinted flowers that are produced from mid-summer into early autumn. It looks good teamed with Euphorbia dulcis 'Chameleon' in a well-drained border, and also grows well in cracks and crevices in walls and pavements.

Family: Crassulaceae

Genus: Sedum

Species: kamtschaticum

Cultivar: 'Weihenstephaner Gold'

Plant type: Hardy perennial

Flower colour: Yellow

Foliage colour: Mid-green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Dry, Sandy

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 10cm

Spread: 25cm

Time to divide plants: March to May

Flowering period: July to September

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