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botanical name:
Sedum spurium 'Purpurteppich'
Sedum spurium 'Purpurteppich' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Caucasian Stonecrop, Two-row Stonecrop
synonyms:  Sedum spurium 'Purple Carpet'
family:  Crassulaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, semi-evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.05m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: purple
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
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.



cultivation:
Thrives in harsh, dry sunny conditions.

propagation:
Easily propagated by division at any time.

usage:
Ground cover.

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