Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Origin: North America
Hardiness: Hardy - Can Handle Freezing Temps
Evergreen: Yes
Growth Habit: Ground cover
Mat Forming
Soil Type: Well drained
Plant uses and characteristics: Pest resistant

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 4 to 8 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Provides winter interest
Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollution
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Various insects

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Common names
  • Woodland Stonecrop
  • Three-Leaved Stonecrop
  • Wild Stonecrop
  • Sedum

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Location: beautiful Tennessee
Date: summer 2013
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: 2017-11-25
Location: Fairfax, VA
Location: Tennessee
Date: summer 2013
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: 2020-03-23
Location: Hiking Trail In Fairfax :-)
Growing in WET and SHADY crevice of around 45degree rocky slope.
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2015-05-14
Location: Sagamore Hills, OH
Date: fall
Location: Fairfax, VA
Location: Hood, Alabama
Location: Beautiful Tennessee 
Date: Nov. 11, 2014
fall color
Location: Maryland
Date: 5/9/2015
Location: Green Spring Gardens (Outdoors, Northern Virginia)
Date: Late winter (almost 2021)
Location: March, 2024
Date: 2024-03-16
Location: Hiking Trail In Fairfax :-)
Growing in a WET, SHADY, ~45 Degree rocky slope. Near small water

Date: 2021-09-17
Location: Beautiful Tennessee 
Date: April 6, 2014
early  spring color
Photo by sedumzz
Location: Fairfax, VA | April, 2023
Date: 2023-04-16
Photo by sedumzz
Location: Beautiful Tennessee, my garden
Date: 2020-02-05
February color
Location: My garden in N E Pa. 
Date: 2016-05-02
Location: Fairfax VA | February 2023
Date: 2023-02-10
Location: South Jordan, Utah, United States
Date: 2020-04-01
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2014-05-18
Photo by sedumzz
Photo by sedumzz
Location: Great Falls
Date: Sept 3
Location: My garden in N E Pa. 
Date: 2014-05-24
Location: Fairfax, VA | April, 2023 
Date: 2023-04-09
Location: Fairfax, VA | April, 2023 
Date: 2023-04-09
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)
Date: Spring (March 2021)
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)
Location: Jenkins Arboretum in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
Date: 2012-04-29
white bloom
Location: South Jordan, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-04-20
Photo by sedumzz

Photo Courtesy of Prairie Nursery. Used with Permission
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: South Jordan, Utah, United States
Date: 2019-04-19

Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Fairfax, VA | June, 2023
Date: 2023-06-26
Photo by sedumzz
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)
Location: Jenkins Arboretum in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
Date: 2012-04-29
small mass in bloom
Location: Jenkins Arboretum in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
Date: 2016-04-24
small mass not in bloom
Location: Fairfax, VA | April, 2023
Date: 2023-03-31
variety

Photo Courtesy of Prairie Nursery. Used with Permission
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Photo courtesy of: Tom Potterfield
Location: Natural Bridge, VA
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Comments:
  • Posted by ILPARW (southeast Pennsylvania - Zone 6b) on Mar 13, 2018 6:55 PM concerning plant:
    This Wild Sedum has a native range from New England & New York down into Georgia & Alabama to Arkansas to Missouri up into eastern Iowa back through Illinois and southern Michigan to NY, growing in damp rocky woods and cliffs and watercourse banks, usually in limestone based soils. It is sold by a good number of native plant nurseries. I have not seen it sold in conventional nurseries that usually sell several cultivars of Eurasian Sedums.
  • Posted by chickhill (Tennessee - Zone 7a) on Mar 24, 2014 8:45 PM concerning plant:
    likes sunshine also
  • Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 15, 2012 8:30 AM concerning plant:
    This is a good choice for a shady rock garden or well-drained woodland garden. It forms mats of evergreen, succulent, small, blue-green leaves 2 to 3 inches tall with 6-inch tall, flat, sprays of starry white flowers in early summer. It would be beautiful growing naturally from pockets of rich, moist soil on calcareous rocks where the creeping stems can dangle and spread.
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