Stonecrop (Petrosedum Lemon Coral™)

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Lemon Coral™
Cultivar name: 'Lemon Coral'
Common names:
Give a thumbs up Stonecrop
Give a thumbs up Sedum
Give a thumbs up Yellow Stonecrop

Also sold as:
Sedum 'Lemon Curl'
Sedum 'Lemonball'
Sedum Lemon Coral™
Sedum mexicanum ‘Lemon Ball’
‘Lemon Ball’

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 10 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Needled
Other: Mounds nicely and will trail over the sides of a container or wall.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Unknown
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Layering
Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Monocarpic
Goes Dormant

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Comments:
Posted by valleylynn (Dallas, OR - Zone 8b) on Nov 5, 2018 3:15 PM

This plant can be hardy to zone 8 if kept protected from too much winter rain. If it is overly wet, freezing temps will kill it.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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A must try by valleylynn Apr 6, 2012 6:47 AM 4
Sedum mexicanum 'Lemon Ball' by valleylynn Nov 12, 2014 3:52 PM 4
Sempervivum Chat & Photos 2019 by plantmanager Jan 6, 2020 1:31 AM 1,780
What color or colors would complement a red and white garden? by DonfromPA Mar 30, 2018 8:04 AM 20
What plant is this by Ian2826 Jul 25, 2017 5:53 PM 5
Stonecrop (Petrosedum rupestre subsp. rupestre 'Lemon Coral') by jmorth Sep 1, 2015 12:17 PM 3
Sedum mexicanum? by needrain Jul 20, 2015 3:35 PM 7
Sedum Chat and Photos for 2013 by valleylynn Jan 22, 2014 8:42 PM 594

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