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Sedum rubrotinctum

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Sedum rubrotinctum Jelly Bean Plant, Succulent,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Succulents & Cacti Prostrate, Spreading

A small evergreen sprawling succulent with short, green fleshy jelly-bean like leaves that turn red in the sun. Small yellow star-like flowers appear in Summer. Try mixed planting with other succulents in a container or use as a groundcover. Grows approx. 20-30cm tall x 50cm wide.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, 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, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Easy to grow, as long as the soil is well drained. If planting in a container use a succulent/cacti potting mix for best results. Suited to a gravel mulch.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed

Family Name: Origin:
Crassulaceae NorthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green, Red
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: No

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