Stonecrop (Hylotelephium 'Thundercloud')

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Thunder Cloud

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 8 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Other: Star shaped
Flower Color: White
Other: white flowers with a hint of pink
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Sterile
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 21,833
Goes Dormant
Parentage: Hylotelephium tatarinowii x unknown

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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-29
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Location: At a local nurseryDate: 2015-05-20
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Location: display bed at a local nurseryDate: 2017-05-11
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
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Photo Courtesy of Busse Gardens. Used with permission.
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-05-14
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Location: KALAMA WADate: 2016-06-20
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2016-04-23
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Location: KALAMA WADate: 2016-05-28
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Comments:
Posted by valleylynn (Dallas, OR - Zone 8b) on Dec 19, 2011 3:45 PM

A new and distinct hybrid Sedum named `Thundercloud` characterized by pointed or fingered foliage, white flowers and a larger height compared to the seed parent. The new Sedum was raised as a seedling from open pollinated seed sown as an unknown Sedum tatranowii, not patented, at Intrinsic Perennial Gardens in Hebron, Ill. in 2005. The selection of the new plant was due to its' larger pointed foliage, larger white flowers and a taller height compared to the seed parent. Initial asexual reproduction has taken place at a nursery in Hebron, Ill. since 2006 by means of division, and vegetative cuttings. The new Sedum has shown to be stable and identical in reproduction to the parent after rooting over 1900 plants from 2006 to2009.

Patent PP21833 Issued on March 29, 2011. Estimated Expiration Date: Icon_subject July 7, 2029.

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