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common name: Stone Orpine, Jenny Stonecrop, Yellow Stonecrop
synonyms: Sedum reflexum
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: fast
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Vigorous, free spreading, mat forming evergreen alpine. Alternate, cylindrical, grey-green leaves. Upright stems carry clusters of star-shaped yellow flowers in summer.
Well drained, poor soil in full sun or part shade.
Easily propagated by division at any time.
Large rock gardens, dry banks and gravel gardens.
From mountainous areas of Central and Western Europe.