General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
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: 8-16 inches
Plant Spread: 16 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Creamy yellow
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: August, September
Inflorescence Height: 9 inches
Foliage Mound Height: 7 inches
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PPAF
Goes Dormant

Trade name information:
Series: Touchdown™
Trade Name: Flame
Cultivar name: 'Touchdown Flame'
Common names
  • Stonecrop
  • Sedum
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Hylotelephium telephium subsp. telephium
  • Synonym: Sedum telephium

Photo Gallery
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-08-05

Date: 2013-05-20
Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries
Location: My garden, zone 4 Wisconsin
Date: 2015-09-01
Location: Beautiful Tennessee 
Date: Oct. 9, 2014
new plant SRG
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-08-10
Location: Twisp
Date: June

Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries

Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries
Location: Twisp
Date: August
Location: Twisp
Date: May

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