Sedum Spurium

This beautiful ground cover plant trails stems 10 - 20cm tall, eventually lean back to the ground and trail producing new roots where it touches soil. It produces a cluster of pink flowers on tall stems. Its has dark green leaves with rough edges and red wine margins, more prominent in full sun. It is drought-tolerant, hardy and look stunning in rockeries, hanging baskets and water-wise gardens.

Common Names: Dragon's Blood

Height: Grows to about 10cm tall.

Light: Full sun or partial shade.

Water: Water during the summer and spring, making sure it has good drainage. Reduce water in the winter as excess water can damage the plant.

Flowers: Produces pink flowers in the spring-autumn months.

Propagation: From stem cuttings or leaf cuttings during spring-autumn.

Care: Keep in either a pot, planter or hanging basket, in good quality, well-draining soil. Very low-maintenance plant in suitable growing conditions.