Sedum Burrito - Plant
Description for Sedum Burrito
Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Tolerates some light shade. Also tolerates drought and heat. Thrives in sandy to gravelly soils of moderate to low fertility.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Sedum||Green||annual||upto 10 inches||Moderately easy|
Planting and care
Plant sedum seeds in early spring in well-drained, average to rich soil in full sun. Space the plants between 6 inches and 2 feet apart, depending on the type. Low-growing and vigorous species will tolerate partial shade.
You can also plant divisions or cuttings instead of seeds. Dig a hole so that the top of the root ball is level with the surface, then place the plant in the hole and fill it in.
|Full sun||Dry, Average, Well Draining||Keep soil moist throughout the growing season||Recommended Temperature zone USAD: 2 - 9||Use any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Sedum Burrito
- Once established, sedums require little care. Check your plants regularly to make sure they are not dry and water when needed.
- After flowering, cut back the plants to maintain their shape.
- Remember to divide your plants in the spring or fall to control their spread. Throughout the summer, divisions and cuttings root readily.
Typical uses of Sedum Burrito
Special features: Excellent ground cover. Border fronts or rock gardens. Best massed or in groups. Site in areas where both the foliage and flowers may be appreciated.
Ornamental use: The leaves are the main ornamental interest of this cultivar. In temper climate, the leaves usually turn reddish-orange in fall.