Sierra Sedum
Sedum obtusatum

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sedum (SEE-dum) (Info)
Species: obtusatum (ob-tew-SAY-tum) (Info)
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Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Groundcovers

Herbs

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

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Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Succulent

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 7, 2005, melody from Benton, KY (Zone 7a) wrote:

This succulent little plant is found on rocky areas in moderate to high altitudes from southern OR, south through the Sierra Nevada range.

The pale yellow flowers bloom in June and July and grow in clusters from the reddish colored basal rosettes.