Leaves narrowly ovate, fleshy, grey-green with creamy-white margins, young leaves are more upright before descending under the weight of slightly pinkish stems. Yellow flower, occasionally produced in low tight cymes held slightly above the foliage.
These are slow-growing succulentsSedum is a perennial plant with thick, succulent leaves, fleshy stems, and clusters flowers.
6 inch (15 cm)
4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Variegated Star Sedum, Creme & Green Carpet Sedum, Variegated Stonecrop, Variegated Carpet Sedum
Maximum Reachable Height
Up to 0.15 m
Late Summer to Early Fall
Easy to grow
Planting and care
Once established, sedum plants require little care. Check your plants regularly to make sure they are not too dry and water when needed.
After flowering, cut back the plants to maintain their shape or contain them in one area.
Remember to divide your plants in the spring and control their spread.
Silver Sedum care
Plant sedum seeds in early spring in well-drained, average to rich soil. Space plants between 6 inches and 2 feet apart, depending on the variety. It can tolerate partial shade but do best in full sun. Its propagation is done by division or cutting.
Plant in raised beds or containers with drainage holes and mix with nutrient-rich soil to prevent rot.
Full Sun, Semi-Shade
Prefers well-drained soil
10 to 15-degree celsius
Use organic fertilizers
Silver Sedum special feature
Silver sedum is a low-growing and mat-forming and its leaves resemble the needles of a pine tree
Silver Sedum uses
These succulents can be used in Green Roof, flower bed/border, container planting, and hanging basket
This stunning variety looks right at home in a rock garden without overtaking neighboring plants or spills nicely from containers
Frequently Asked Questions
How to plant Sedum cuttings?
To plant Sedum cuttings consider following points.
1. To propagate take healthy cuttings of well mature stem to a length of 10-12 cm and remove any flowers leaves from it. 2. Then dip bottom of the cutting in rooting hormone, and Place the 3/4 portion cutting into a small container with well-draining soil and water the cuttings.
3. Rooting will start within 1-2 week.
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How to trim Sedum plants?
Some of the creeping or trailing smaller varieties may get rangy. You can remove the stems with clippers or pruners or simply pinch them off. The jointed stems of some sedum will simply pull right off and can be planted for new plants if you wish. For taller species, cut them back in May to early June for a bushier plant. This will delay flowering but will form a more compact succulent. Remove stems by ½ to force horizontal growth. Be careful not to damage side buds and remove only the vertical taller plant material.
Do Sedum plants attract bees?
No, Sedum plants dont attract bees.
Where to plant Sedum autumn joy?
You can grow Sedum autumn joy indoor or outdoor where 1. 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright light is available. 2. Soil should be nutrient rich and well drained. 3. Apply Water when soil (3-4 inch) feels dry to touch. 4. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. Note- For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
When to trim Sedum plants?
You can cut the Sedum back in winter (Oct-Nov) as soon as the flowers fade or any time after that until you see green peeping from the ground in spring(February-March).
Do Sedum plants attract flies?
No, Sedum plants don't attract flies.
What eats Sedum plants?
Deer and squirrel have been known to feed on the tender new shoots of the Sedum plant.
When to transplant Sedum plants?
Transplant your Sedum plant when overgrows in the current pot or not growing well. Since many Sedum die back in cooler climates, it can be hard to establish where the plant is until new growth arrives in early spring. That is the best time to separate the plants. Dividing the plants can increase blooms and enhance plant health.
Can Sedum be planted in containers?
Yes, Sedum can be planted in containers.
How to plant Sedum seeds?
To grow Sedum plant through seed consider the following points 1. Use a pot having 5-7 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2. Fill the pot with well drained soil. To sow seeds make a hole about 1/2 inch in soil, place seeds in it, cover with soil and apply water. 3. Maintain the moisture in soil by applying water if soil in pot (3-4inch) feels dry to touch. 4. Keep the pot at a location receiving indirect bright light. Seeds will germinate within a 1-2 week. Note - For further details check the product description on nurserylive.com
Should Sedum plants be cut back in the fall?
No, Sedum plants cant not cut back in the fall
How to plant Sedum?
To plant Sedum consider the following points.
1. To grow plant in pot, choose a pot having of 5-7 inch upper diameter and drainage holes. 2. Fill the 1/3 pot with well drained soil which is rich in organic content and place the plant in the center of the pot.
3. Fill the remaining pot with same soil.
4. Keep the plant in indirect bright light location for 2-3 days and then gradually move to a location that receives 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright sunlight. 5. Once the plant is overgrown in current pot, plant it in field. If you are planting purchased plant directly in ground follow below procedure. 1. Keep the plant in indirect bright light for 3-4 days and gradually move to a location receiving 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright sunlight day. 2. Dig a pit twice the size of the bag/pot the current plant is in. 3. Fill the 1/3 of pit with soil rich in organic content, place the plant in center and fill the pit with same soil. 4. Apply water. General caring tips- Plant should get 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright sunlight a day. Water the plant when surface soil (3-4 inch) feels dry to touch. Apply any organic fertilizer during the main growing season (June July).
Are Sedum plants perennial?
Yes, Sedum plants are perennial
Types of Sedum plants?
Sedum humifusum, Sedum Blue Spruce, Sedum Dragon’s Blood, Sedum Autumn Joy, Sedum pallidum, Sedum brilliant, Sedum Purple Emperor etc.
Can you divide Sedum plants?
Yes, you can divide Sedum plant by planting its cuttings
What does Sedum plant look like?
Sedum is a perennial succulent plant with thick, succulent leaves, fleshy stems, and clusters of star-shaped flowers.
How to divide Sedum plants?
The jointed stems of some Sedum will simply pull right off and can be planted for new plants.
Does Sedum need to be cut back in the fall?
No, Sedum doesn't need to be cut back in the fall.
Plant Sedums in spring (March-April) after danger of frost has passed.
Where to plant Sedum tiles?
You can grow Sedum tiles where 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright light is available.
Is Sedum plant poisonous?
Sedum is generally non-toxic to pets and humans.
Can you plant Sedum in the fall?
Plant seeds in the early spring (March) or transplant sedum in the fall (Sep).
Should I plant Sedum?
Yes, you plant Sedum as a container plant.
Do Sedum plants need full sun?
Yes, Sedum plants need 1-3 hours of dirct or indirect bright light a day.
Can you plant Sedum in the shade?
Yes you can plant Sedum in shade where 1-3 hours of direct or indirect bright light is available.
Is Sedum plant deer resistant?
No, the Sedum plant is not deer resistant because deer and squirrel have been known to feed on the tender new shoots of the sedum plant.
Do Sedum plants spread?
Yes, Sedum plants spread.
When to plant Sedum seeds?
Plant Sedum seeds in the early spring (March-April) season.
Why is my Sedum plant turning brown?
The main reasons of leaves turning brown are as follows
1. Due to over watering or less watering to plant. 2. Plant does not get proper sunlight. 3. Lack of nutrient. 4. Disease and pest infestation.
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Are Sedum plants succulents?
Yes, Sedum plants are succulents.
When do Sedum plants bloom?
Sedums flower any time from early summer through late fall (Sep-Oct).
What are Sedum plants?
Sedum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Crassulaceae.
Do deer eat Sedum plants?
Yes, deer feed on the tender new shoots of the sedum plant.
How to winterize Sedum plants?
Once established, Sedum requires little watering, particularly in the winter, when you should water the plant just enough to ensure the soil doesn't completely dry out. Potted Sedum requires more watering than those planted in the ground. It also should be brought indoors whenever the weather forecast calls for temperatures to dip below 5 degrees Celcius.
Is Sedum plant edible?
The leaves of most stonecrops are edible.
Note- Please consults your health advisor before application or consuming of plants or plant parts.
How to propagate Sedum plants?
You can propagate Sedum plants generally through cuttings easily. Snip off a 2-5" piece of the Sedum plant
Plant the cutting 1-2 inch deep into soil that has good drainage
Keep the newly planted cutting moist, within one to two weeks the roots will begin to develop
Friday, 14 February 2020
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