succulent, perennial

Sedum kamtschaticum | Russian Stonecrop, Orange Stonecrop

Russian Stonecrop is a low, mounding succulent, well-suited to rock gardens and in the foreground of the border. Leaves have interesting serrated edges. Flowers are tiny stars that emerge yellow then turn red. In hot summer regions locate plants where they will receive afternoon shade. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: summer

Wildlife: bees, hummingbirds, butterflies