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Category: Alpines and Rock Gardens Groundcovers Perennials Cactus and Succulents
Height: under 6 in. (15 cm)
Spacing: 6-9 in. (15-22 cm)
Hardiness: 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
Bloom Color: Bright Yellow
Bloom Time: Late Spring/Early Summer
Foliage: Grown for foliage Succulent
Other details: Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
On Jun 30, 2012, Clary from Lewisburg, PA (Zone 6b) wrote:
This is an extremely prolific sedum. After 2 years I now have a patch about 5' square which I started from one single piece about the size of a peanut that hitchhiked in the pot of a plant I purchased by mail order. I loved the fine deep green texture of it and when the patch bloomed this year I was surprised and delighted! The flowers lasted a long time and were a true sunny yellow in color. I am careful to weed out volunteers, careful to discard every sprout that appears outside the dedicated patch, because it will root and spread from the smallest scrap. This sedum can take occasional foot traffic and doesn't require a lot of water.
On May 27, 2006, pirl from (Arlene) Southold, NY (Zone 7a) wrote:
Lovely little filler plant - great for front of a border. I've found babies of it up to a foot away that are easily moved. Good manners, non-invasive. Ours is in half sun all day.
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:
Bear Creek, Alaska San Leandro, California Austin, Colorado Northfield, Illinois Saint Charles, Illinois Galena, Indiana Louisville, Kentucky Prospect, Kentucky Taylorsville, Kentucky Minneapolis, Minnesota Southold, New York Elizabeth City, North Carolina Cleveland, Ohio Gold Hill, Oregon Lewisburg, Pennsylvania Jacksonville, Texas Kalama, Washington