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botanical name:
Sedum telephium 'Red Cauli'
Sedum telephium 'Red Cauli' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Crassulaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.70m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: red & green
flower colour: red
stem/bark: maroon
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Clump-forming deciduous perennial with succulent foliage of fleshy glaucous green leaves flushed brownish purple. Upright and branching dark red stems. Compact heads of small pinkish red flowers in late summer and autumn.

cultivation:
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.

propagation:
By division or cuttings

other notes:
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