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Stonecrop

Sedum 'Wildfire' PP28,621

Low, compact mound of shiny, cherry-red thumbnail-sized foliage with pink variegated edges. Large rose-pink flowerheads appear in late summer, lasting for weeks.

The ground cover type of Stonecrop is the perfect size for growing at the front of a sunny border or for edging pathways. This selection forms a low, compact mound of shiny, cherry-red thumbnail-sized foliage with pink variegated edges. Large rose-pink flowerheads appear in late summer, lasting for weeks. Great mass planted on slopes, green roof systems or as a groundcover in other sunny areas. Excellent in containers. Flowers are attractive to bees and butterflies. Plant in full sign to obtain best color. Newest edition to the SUNSPARKLER® Series from Chris Hansen. Sport of S. ‘Firecracker’. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms summer to fall

Mature Height:

4-6 In

Hardiness Zone:

4-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 55-75°F in high light, keep soil slightly dry to encourage root growth. Avoid overwatering as sedum cannot survive wet soil. Once actively growing fertilizer can be applied. Generally finish in 6-10 weeks based on growing conditions.

Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining, professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at the same level it was in the plug. Once potted; water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in average soil in full sun. Good drainage is essential, especially in winter. Great mass planted on slopes, green roof systems or as a groundcover in other sunny areas. Excellent in containers.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.