Sedum
Sedum x rubrotinctum 'Aurora'

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sedum (SEE-dum) (Info)
Species: x rubrotinctum (roo-broh-TINK-tum) (Info)
Cultivar: Aurora

Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

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:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Burgundy

Smooth-Textured

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Succulent

Rubbery-Textured

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Los Angeles, California

Reseda, California

Rowland Heights, California

Vista, California

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Bulverde, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Feb 21, 2005, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

paler colored plant than 'regular' variety- colors vary from nearly pale green/yellow in summer to dark pink/red in winter. This species makes a great ground cover and also a good hanging basket plant. Exposure to cold and full sun all season long will make for the most impressive color changes.