Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Origin: Europe
Category: Containers
Hardiness: Hardy - Can Handle Freezing Temps
Evergreen: Yes
Growth Habit: Ground cover
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
Toxicity: No

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 2 inches and under
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable for miniature gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Common names
  • Sedum
  • Stonecrop
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Sedum dasyphyllum
  • Synonym: Sedum burnatii

Photo Gallery
Location: At home
Date: 2022-06-19
Location: Beautiful Tennessee 
Date: March 2014

Date: 2009-02-28
Location: Botanical Garden Meise (Belgium)
Date: 2017-08-05
Location: Temple, Texas
Date: 2021-07-03
New planting in mini garden on front porch coffeetable.
Location: At home
Date: 2022-06-19
Location: Parc Natural de la Muntanya de Montserrat (Spain)
Date: 2022-04-18
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: May 15, 2017
3 years to bloom
Location: Pacific Northwest, zone 8
Date: 2016-06-24
Location: Cordoba, Argentina
Location: Opp, AL  Z8b
Date: 2024-02-08

Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with permission.
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Location: Salem, Oregon
Photo courtesy of Perennial Obsessions.
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: 2011-07-20
Location: Opp, AL  Z8b
Date: 2021-08-12
2" pot

Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with Permission.
  • Uploaded by Joy
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Plant Events from our members
dnrevel On October 11, 2022 Winterized
Soaked in mild soap solution and used BT (Mosquito Bits) to prepare plant for overwintering. Moved indoors from greenhouse.
dnrevel On September 29, 2022 Obtained plant
Ordered from Mountain Crest Gardens. Plant arrived well packaged. Potted up, watered and placed in greenhouse.
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