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Growth habit.

Broadleaf Stonecrop
Sedum spathulifolium

Crassulaceae

Small blue-green, succulent, spatulate leaves form small rosettes at the ends of short stems, forming a mat or clump. Reddish stems with branched cymes produce small sprays of yellow flowers.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: cushion mound or small clump

Plant Use: In the front of beds and borders, in rock gardens.

Propagation:
seed
division
stem cuttings
Light Requirement: full sun full sun/part shade

Flower Color:
yellow
Bloom Period:
late spring
early summer
Height: Minimum: 4 inches      Maximum: 6 inches

Width: Minimum: 12 inches     Maximum: 24 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: Avoid overly moist or alkaline conditions. Does best in coarse, sandy soil. Will tolerate some shade.


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