Data specific to Sedums (Edit)
Category: Succulents
Evergreen: No
Growth Habit: Ground cover
Mat Forming
Soil Type: Dry
Loamy / Medium
Sandy / light
Other: grows over or among limestone, sandstone or granite outcroppings
Plant uses and characteristics: Accent

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Plant Height: 2" to 6"
Plant Spread: Plants often form mats
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Other: showy if in large groups of plants
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Alpine Gardening
Uses: Groundcover

Common names
  • Yellow stonecrop
  • Sedum
  • Nuttall's Stonecrop
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Sedum nuttalianum
  • Synonym: Sedum nuttallii

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