Sedum spurium, S. nevii, S. telephium, S. kamtschaticum ellacombianun, S. fosterianum
ORACLE Sedum Seeds
Low, dense, branching ground cover with silvery green leaves forms carpets of star-shaped yellow flowers in June and July. A great perennial for edging, or use as an accent in the rock garden. 'Oracle' Sedum is an outstanding evergreen, durable, drought tolerant small-scale ground cover. Grows 4-8 inches high and 10-12 inches wide. Winter hardy to zone 3.
SILVER FROST Sedum Seeds
Grows 3-6 inches tall, with creeping rosettes which can grow around rocks, or anchor into crevices. Spreads 1-2 feet across, forms handsome clumping carpets of tiny silver-gray leaves. They shade bronze-red in summer. From June to August plants are covered in clusters of small, white star-shaped flowers. Prefers sunny, hot locations. An easy to grow, reliable small-scale ground cover or edging plant for the landscape or containers. Evergreen in mild winter areas. Winter hardy to zone 5.
EMPEROR'S WAVE Sedum Seeds
Vigorous 16 inch tall plants with attractive blue-green succulent foliage. Showy red-purple flowers held on strong burgundy stems in August and September. They attract butterflies and are excellent for cutting. Beautiful plants for sunny borders or patio containers. Winter hardy to zone 4. 'Emperor's Wave' Sedum grows nicely with 'Sterntaler' Coreopsis, 'Magnus Superior' Echinacea, 'Sunburst Ruby' Penstemon, and Shasta Daisy.
RED CARPET Sedum Seeds
Sedum spurium coccineum
In summer, dense clusters of showy bright rose, ¾ inch flowers cover the evergreen, 2-6 inch tall, 2 foot wide plants. Fast growing; started early forms dense, flowering ground cover the first season. Does not like wet, humid summers. Otherwise 'Red Carpet' Sedum is widely adapted. Winter hardy to zone 3.
ROCK GARDEN BLEND Sedum Seeds
A mixture of many attractive low-growing sedum varieties, representing a wide range of leaf types and flower colors. Tough, easy to grow, choice plants for pots, rock gardens or unusual and showy ground cover. All varieties of sedum in the blend will be winter hardy to at least zone 6. Most will be hardy to zone 4.
SELSIE RUSSIAN STONECROP Sedum Seeds
Sedum kamtschaticum ellacombianun
Featuring scalloped lime-green foliage and brilliant yellow star-shaped flowers, 'Selsie' sedum is an attractive low growing 4-6 inch evergreen perennial that flowers from May to August. It is excellent massed as a small scale ground cover, or use it in rock gardens or to edge paths. Winter hardy to zone 3. 'Selsie' sedum grows nicely with 'Table Mountain' Hardy Ice Plant
VOODOO Sedum Seeds
A low, dense, branching ground cover with intense bronze-red leaves which forms carpets of neon rose flowers from June to August. A great plant for edging, or as an accent in the rock garden, and is an outstanding evergreen, durable, drought tolerant ground cover. Foliage grows to 3 inches high; plants are 6 inches high when in bloom. Flowers the first year when started early. A Fleuroselect Quality Mark winner. Winter hardy to zone 3.
How to Plant SEDUM Seeds
Sow seeds in cell packs or
flats, press into soil but do
not cover. Needs light to
germinate. Kept at 75-80° F., germination is in
10-30 days. Transplant into
the garden after all danger
of frost 10-14 inches apart.
Comments: Full or part sun. Tolerates heat. Drought tolerant once established, will accept moderate water in well-drained soils with average to low fertility. Little or no maintenance required. Resists rabbits. Attracts butterflies.