Sedum telephium (Medium Clumping or Arching Stonecrop)
Sedum tel. 'Desert Red'
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Sedum telephium 'Desert Red'

Medium Clumping or Arching Stonecrop

Plant Type: Perennials

Patent: pp24848

Vigorous plant with a low flat habit, blue-green succulent foliage in spring matures to deep redish-purple in the summer, numerous clusters of deep pink flowers late summer to early fall, bright shiny red seed heads follow after flowers fade in fall.

  • Blue-green succulent foliage
  • Leaves mature to deep redish-purple in summer
  • Deep red flowers late summer to early fall
Item # Pack Size  
4565750 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

8 in

Spread:

9-11 in

Zone:

3-9

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

this sedum goes dormant

Sedum

Common Name: Stonecrop

Very hardy plants with succulent foliage and colorful terminal flower clusters. Most are very heat and drought tolerant, and will grow in almost any soil.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Attributes

Drought Tolerant
Border
Good Container Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Summer / Early Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Fall
Winter