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Sedum nussbaumerianum

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Sedum nussbaumerianum Coppertone Stonecrop, Succulent,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Succulents & Cacti Prostrate, Spreading

A low-growing evergreen sprawling succulent with rosettes of fleshy pointed greenish-yellow leaves that turn reddish-orange in full sun. Clusters of small white star-like scented flowers appear in spring. Try mixed planting with other succulents in a container or use as a groundcover. Grows approx. 20cm H x 60-90cm W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Erosion Control, Foliage Feature / Colour, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Playgrounds, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Crassulaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green, Orange, Yellow
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High