PlantsHylotelephium→Showy Stonecrop (Hylotelephium spectabile)

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Botanical names:
Hylotelephium spectabile Accepted
Hylotelephium spectabile var. angustifolium Synonym
Sedum spectabile var. angustifolium Synonym
Sedum spectabile Synonym
Sedum pseudospectabile Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Leaves: Other: succulent
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Easy-going faithful sedum in fall bloom!

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By dave on October 4, 2014

Sempervivum and Sedum are the cornerstone genera of hardy succulents, so let's have a look at the most popular of these fun plants.

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Cat On August 22, 2014 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Identification by youngrj Sep 30, 2020 11:20 PM 5
St. Paul, Minnesota, rain garden plant still blooming in September by jhugart Sep 20, 2020 5:33 PM 10
Save me from murdering my plants by ChicagoSally Sep 16, 2020 1:53 AM 4
Lots of newbie questions, diseases and unknown plants! by Wannabegardener2020 Aug 1, 2020 4:24 AM 8
Id this one by piksihk Apr 23, 2020 10:44 AM 9
Steep Slope Ideas by Shabutti Apr 11, 2020 3:42 PM 1
Perennial ID by Imaeus Mar 26, 2020 10:52 PM 3
Please identify. Are these flowers? by NCRAS Sep 16, 2019 2:22 AM 4
Tall "crinkly Leaf" sedum by jkwgardener Apr 23, 2019 8:32 PM 20
Database; No vendor list links, to list of the plants on the website? by ShawnSteve Dec 20, 2018 4:27 PM 3

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