Japanese Sedum
Sedum makinoi 'Variegatum'

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sedum (SEE-dum) (Info)
Species: makinoi (MACK-kin-oy) (Info)
Cultivar: Variegatum

Category:

Groundcovers

Perennials

Cactus and Succulents

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

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Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Variegated

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Succulent

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Indianapolis, Indiana

Cleveland, Ohio

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 9, 2003, vroomp from Marietta, GA (Zone 7a) wrote:

This mat-forming sedum seems to do best in part sun. So far I have tested it to only 10F at which point it died. I was told it was perennial when I purchased it. Glad I saved a bunch in the greenhouse for spring planting.