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Sedum telephium 'Munstead Dark Red'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Orpine
growth rate: medium
leaf colour: purple & green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Clump forming. Purple-tinted deep green leaves and dark purplish red flowers, becoming darker with age.
Best grown in rather poor, dryish soil in full sun. Rich soils tend to promote lush grown which causes the clumps to spread open at flowering time.