Sedum forum: Sedum obtusatum

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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Aug 18, 2013 8:05 PM CST

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Here are photos of Sedum obtusatum that I found in the Cascade Mountain Range this summer. I was so excited when I found them.
We stopped so our company could inspect an old lava flow at the side of the highway.
Name: Connie
Willamette Valley OR (Zone 8a)
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pardalinum
Aug 18, 2013 10:39 PM CST
So nice that we have a number of sedums we can count as our own wildflowers Lovey dubby .
Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Aug 18, 2013 11:27 PM CST

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It sure is. So far I have found two different S. spathulifolium species and this S. obtusatum. I can't wait to see what else I can find in our next trip.
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Sep 2, 2013 9:39 AM CST
Great job Lynn!! Hurray!
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Sep 2, 2013 11:54 AM CST

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Thank you Greg. I was really excited when I found these growing all over the lava bed. You must see all kinds of wonderful plants on your mountain hikes.
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Sep 2, 2013 2:17 PM CST
I do, but usually I'm trying to keep up and breath! Since were in a group where I'm the least active Thumbs down Hilarious!
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Sep 2, 2013 2:24 PM CST

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That would make me crazy, seeing a plant and not being able to stop and look, photography and explore.
Well, crazier Sticking tongue out
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Sep 2, 2013 2:30 PM CST
I could, but I get into a rhythm, and on these hikes the point is to "peak" the mountains, rather than a "nature hike" (usually I try and do both!!) Think I'm done this year with hikes, so next year I'll bring my camera and take photos of any succulent type plants I see!!! I tip my hat to you. Hurray!
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Sep 2, 2013 2:34 PM CST

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Hurray! Hurray! Oh do I wish I could go with you.
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Sep 2, 2013 8:29 PM CST
Me too! One more thing to schedule for huh!!! Sticking tongue out
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Sep 2, 2013 8:42 PM CST

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I would love to go up to the mountains again this fall, now that things are cooling down.
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Oct 26, 2013 9:52 PM CST
@Valleylynn how is your s obtusatum doing??
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Oct 26, 2013 10:03 PM CST

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So far, so good. I am hoping it will really take off next spring. I only have 3 tiny cuttings, but they seem to be busy making roots.
Name: Greg Colucci
Seattle WA (Zone 8b)
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gg5
Oct 26, 2013 11:10 PM CST
That's good news! I can't wait to see updates! Thumbs up
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