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botanical name:
Sedum telephium
Sedum telephium © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Orpine
family:  Crassulaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.60m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: light green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Clump forming, rhizomatous perennial with erect green stems bearing oblong, softly toothed, grey-green leaves. Purplish-pink flower clusters in late summer to early autumn.

cultivation:
Any well drained soil, in sun or part shade. Tolerant of poor soils and drought.

propagation:
By division, seed or cuttings.

usage:
Attractive to bees.

other notes:
Wide range from Europe though Russia, Siberia China and Japan.

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