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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
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.

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

By division, seed or cuttings.

Attractive to bees.

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

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