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common name: Stonecrop
synonyms: Sedum kamtshaticum var. middendorffianum
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: medium
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Small, spreading rock plant with fleshy succulent green leaves. Bronzy new growth in spring. Clusters of small yellow flowers in summer.
Very similar to the closely related Sedum kamtshaticum, but leaves are somewhat narrower
Very drought tolerant once established. Prefers well drained soil in full sun.
From seed or by division, very easy at any time.
Alpine and scree gardens, border edges, containers.
Can be used for roof-top planting.
Native to Eastern Asia