Sedum (Hylotelephium cauticola)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Hylotelephium cauticola Accepted
Sedum cauticola Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3-5 inches
Plant Spread: 12-16 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Powdery blue with purplish undersides
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant


Photo gallery:
Location: Rokko alpine botanical garden, Kobe, Japan.Date: September 2008KENPEI
By _Bleu_
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: Sept. 25,  2014pretty pink blooms
By chickhill
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Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: 2012-07-17
By gardengus
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Location: z6a, Smith College Botanical GardenDate: 2012-08-23
By eclayne
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Photo Courtesy of Busse Gardens. Used with permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Sedum Telephium growing strange leaves, plants not looking good by PaleoTemp Nov 27, 2018 6:19 PM 49
Can anyone identify this Sedum? by linjarvis Sep 24, 2015 8:34 PM 18
New to Forum and Looking to Trade by tiba73 Nov 19, 2015 11:31 AM 5
Sedum and related succulents Chat 2015 by valleylynn Dec 31, 2015 11:27 AM 372
Sedum Chat and Photos 2014 by springcolor Dec 13, 2014 9:23 PM 668

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