Perennial Sieboldii Sedum – SEDUM sieboldii. 6-10″ tall, 12-18″ spread, full sun, early fall bloom. Round, blue-gray leaves are narrowly outlined in deep pink. In cooler climates, leaves turn pinkish in autumn with hot pink blooms very late in the season. Attracts butterflies and are bee friendly. Rabbit resistant. Zones 3-8. Potted in 3″ pot.
176 in stock
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Spring to Fall
Bee Friendly | Butterflies
Sedum is one of the most popular perennials grown in American gardens because it is very easy to grow and hardy in most areas of the country. Because of its thick, succulent leaves which can store water, sedum is drought tolerant. It should be sited in average to poor soil that is well-drained. Plants grown in rich soil tend to be lanky and open. Most varieties should be grown in full sun to light shade. The lower growing types, however, will survive in partial shade.
Divide sedum every 3-4 years to maintain its compact growth habit. Older plants tend to split in the center if they have not been divided. Pinching the taller varieties back by half in early summer will also help prevent them from splitting. This plant is not usually bothered by pests or diseases. The seed heads of the taller varieties provide excellent winter interest and food for birds. Remove them in spring when the new growth begins to show.
Patio Container, Eclectic, Rock Garden
Border Plant, Drought Tolerant, Easy To Grow, Edging, Attractive Foliage, Mass Planting, Salt Tolerant