Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Origin: Mediterranean
Category: Containers
Evergreen: Yes
Growth Habit: Ground cover
Mat Forming
Soil Type: Dry
Well drained
Loamy / Medium
Sandy / light
Good draining potting mix
Plant uses and characteristics: Accent
Pest resistant
Average water needs
Does not like wet feet
Availability: Easy to find

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4b -31.7 °C (-25 °F) to -28.9 °C (-20 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 2 inches and under
Flower Color: White
Other: Pale pink
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable for miniature gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Tolerates foot traffic
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Spanish Stonecrop
  • Sedum
  • Blue Carpet
  • Stonecrop
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Sedum hispanicum
  • Synonym: Sedum hispanicum var. minus

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Catmint20906 On April 12, 2015 Obtained plant
RoseA32 On April 2, 2020 Obtained plant
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Sedum hispanicum by sedumzz May 14, 2022 4:56 PM 2
Sedum hispanicum by sedumzz May 14, 2022 4:15 PM 0
Doesn;t look right by sedumzz May 15, 2022 5:47 AM 3

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