White Stonecrop
Sedum album 'Murale'

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sedum (SEE-dum) (Info)
Species: album (AL-bum) (Info)
Cultivar: Murale

Category:

Groundcovers

Perennials

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Succulent

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

From herbaceous stem cuttings

By simple layering

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Denver, Colorado

Ewing, Kentucky

Dracut, Massachusetts

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Cleveland, Ohio

Clyde, Ohio

Leesburg, Virginia

Kalama, Washington

White Center, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Apr 14, 2011, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

I can't tell the difference between this and 'Chubby Fingers.'

Positive

On Jul 11, 2004, la_raspberry from Rosalia, WA wrote:

I'm pretty sure after viewing this pic that this is the cultivar I have. I took some from a friends acre lot last August that no one knew was there and was hidden in a nook between stones and buried by tall weeds. The pieces I took were small starts. By October these starts became a 12" spread and turned a reddish/purple color through spring. Swear it even grew under snow! They really took off this year and are now very large mats at the boarder of my south-facing front yard rock garden. They became completely covered with tiny white star flowring clumps and were recently cut back.
Can be divided and placed out spring through early fall. Covers ground in a hurry and likes my dry eastern WA climate.
A warning though...when cutting back or dividing make sure to gather ... read more