Sedum rupestre 'Lemon Coral'
|SED-LEM-701-F4FG||#4.5 Green Pot|
Sedum is a great plant to add to any floral environment. The unique leaf texture and overall look of this plant provides a versatile option for both potted and garden landscapes. Utilize its rich trailing branches to make beautiful hanging baskets, window boxes, and patio combinations. Combine with other succulents or tropical plants to create exotic rock gardens or landscape designs. Lemon Coral is a rock garden favorite that also looks wonderful cascading over a wall or trellis. Beautiful blooms cover bright chartreuse foliage all season long. Lemon Coral is a vigorous plant with a mounded to trailing growth habit. The spiky, chartreuse, succulent foliage has a spread of 12-24 inches, requiring a space of 16-24 inches to properly grow, and an optimal height of 3-6 inches. The ability to thrive in full or partial sun, complement many other plants or flowers, or simply stand alone make it a great choice for your home and garden.
- Breeder: Proven Winner
- Height: 3-6 Inches
- Spread: 12-24 Inches
- Spacing: 16-24 in
- Zone: Zones 10 - 11
Sedum is a mounded to trailing annual and tender perennial. Usually succulent in nature, many Sedum series are extremely variable in form, and are naturally distributed in the Northern Hemisphere with a few being found in the mountainous areas of northern South America and Africa. Their succulent stems may be upright, spreading, or hanging and are densely lined with fleshy leaves that are cylindrical or flattened.
Sedum Lemon Coral, bred by Proven Winners, is commonly used in hanging baskets, window boxes, and patio planters, planted in the garden as a border crop, or utilized in a rock garden to create a beautiful exotic look. Sedum grows best in dry, fertile, well-drained soil, and is a full to partial sun exposure flower. A unique feature of Sedum Lemon Coral is that it has bright needle like foliage and the leaves often become tinged with orange or red during winter, if the plant is kept indoors. Sedum will continuously bloom all season long. Key features of this variety include heat and drought tolerance, deer resistance, and no deadheading required.