Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Category: Containers
Succulents
Hardiness: Hardy - Can Handle Freezing Temps
Evergreen: Yes
Growth Habit: Ground cover
Mat Forming
Trailing
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
Toxicity: No
Availability: Easy to find

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 3-4 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Tolerates foot traffic
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Leaf
Division
Pollinators: Self
Flies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Goldmoss Stonecrop
  • Wall-Pepper
  • Gold Moss Sedum
  • Biting Stonecrop
  • Common Stonecrop
  • Sedum

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Comments:
  • Posted by sedumzz (Your local refrigerator - Zone 7a) on Dec 8, 2021 2:38 PM concerning plant:
    In latin, "acre" means acrid, or sharpness.
    This name comes from the fact that this Sedum tastes sharp and peppery.
  • Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 3, 2012 7:12 PM concerning plant:
    Valuable source of nectar for honey bees.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Sedum acre 'Aureum' by valleylynn Oct 28, 2012 4:47 PM 4
id? by Aeonium2003 May 14, 2022 5:58 AM 1
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