Sedum spurium, S. nevii, S. telephium, S. kamtschaticum ellacombianun, S. fosterianum, S. ussuriense
SILVER FROST Sedum Seeds
Creeping rosettes 3-6 inches tall, spread 1-2 feet across. Plants form handsome, clumping carpets of tiny silver gray leaves. Will grow around rocks, and anchor into crevices. June to August plants are covered in clusters of small white, star shaped flowers. Leaves shade bronze red in summer. An easy to grow, reliable small scale ground cover or edging plant for landscapes or containers. Prefers sunny, hot locations. Evergreen in mild winter areas. Winter hardy to zone 5.
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.
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
ROCK GARDEN BLEND Sedum Seeds
A formula mix of many attractive low-growing sedum varieties, representing a wide range of leaf types and flower colors. Tough, easy to grow, plants for pots, rock gardens, roof gardens or unusual and showy ground cover. Winter hardy to zone 6 with some species hardy to zone 4. Rock Garden Blend includes these Sedum species: album, forsterianum, hybridum, floriferum, ellacombianum, selskianum, pulchellum, reflexum, montanum, sexangulare, acre, and spurium.
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.
EMPEROR'S WAVES 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 Waves' Sedum grows nicely with 'Sterntaler' Coreopsis, 'Magnus Superior' Echinacea, and Shasta Daisy.
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.
TURKISH DELIGHT Sedum Seeds
Thick, rounded leaves are deep chocolatey purple, with clusters of bright burgundy, star-shaped flowers in late summer through fall. Impressive in rock gardens, containers, and as a small-scale ground cover. Dwarf, 8 to 12 inch tall plants spread to 12 to 16 inches. Leaf color is most intense in full sun.
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.