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Sedum spurium 'Purpurteppich'
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common name: Caucasian Stonecrop, Two-row Stonecrop
synonyms: Sedum spurium 'Purple Carpet'
perennial, evergreen, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: fast
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: purple
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Evergreen or nearly evergreen mat-forming alpine. A good form with red-stems of toothed, deep plum-purple leaves. Clusters of star-shaped dark purplish red flowers in late summer.
Thrives in harsh, dry sunny conditions.
Easily propagated by division at any time.