Tasteless Stonecrop (Sedum sexangulare) in the Sedums Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Sedum sexangulare Accepted
Sedum tschernokolevii Synonym

Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Category: Containers
Succulents
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: Border
Containers
Pest resistant
Average water needs
Does not like wet feet
Availability: Easy to find

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade
Plant Height: 4 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Other: Tiny green needle shaped leaves with a very distinctive characteristic of six spirals of leaves.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Leaf
Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Crested Stem

Sempervivum Companion PlantsSempervivum Companion Plants
March 13, 2013

When ATP forum moderator Lynn Smith (valleylynn) asked me to write this article, she commented in her typically enthusiastic way that a visit to our nursery had transformed her thinking about gardening with Sempervivums. At Wild Ginger Farm, we specialize in alpine and rock garden plants and feature Sempervivums in our naturalistic display gardens. Written by Emma Elliot of Wild Ginger Farms.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2019 Spring Plant Swap - CHAT by RickM Jul 30, 2019 8:31 PM 290
Need help to identify species (if possible, Binomial name) 22 by NightCrow Jan 16, 2019 3:11 PM 3
2017 Sempervivum Sale by valleylynn Jul 8, 2017 10:21 PM 25
Can you please identify this plant? by sub80 Sep 8, 2016 5:05 PM 5
My "Rock Garden" by chickhill Oct 17, 2018 7:07 PM 24
New to Forum and Looking to Trade by tiba73 Nov 19, 2015 11:31 AM 5
What is it? by Zanymuse Apr 7, 2015 7:06 PM 5
Desperately in need of Sedum ID by highfran Feb 3, 2014 9:10 PM 11
Sempervivum & Jovibarba chat & photos 2014 by springcolor Jan 2, 2015 2:46 PM 3,044
Semps for Postage - Thinning my collection by twitcher Sep 20, 2013 1:16 PM 77

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