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Spoon-leaved stonecrop

Sedum spathulifolium

Broadleaf stonecrop, Broad-leaved stonecrop

This vigorous, mat-forming, evergreen perennial has fleshy, red-flushed stems bearing spoon-shaped, mid- to silvery green leaves, often flushed bronze and purple. In summer it bears short, erect stems bear clusters of star-shaped, bright yellow flowers.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring, Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested

Propagation

Special features

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Loam, Sand, Chalk
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Alkaline
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Crassulaceae
Flower colour
Yellow
Scent
None

Problems

It can be attacked by aphids, red spider mites, whitefly, mealybugs, scale insects & vine weevil. It can suffer from rust and foot/root rot.

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