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Hylotelephium spectabile

Showy Sedum
Perennials
Classification Scientific Name: Hylotelephium spectabile
  Common Name: Showy Sedum
  Family: Crassulaceae
  Location Index: SC03
  Suggested Use: beds & borders
     
Plant Plant Type: perennial
  Plant Form: rounded
  Height: 1 - 2 feet
  Spread: 1 foot
  Bloom Period: fall
  Flower Color: pink, white, red
  Flower: flowers in dense corymbose cymes
  Foliage Texture: medium
  Foliage: green-gray 3" long succulent leaves
     
Environment USDA Zone: zones 4 - 9
  Native Range: Japan
  Sun Requirement: full sun
  Water Requirement: low
  Soil: well-drained

adaptable
  Heat Tolerance: high
     
Care Maintenance: can direct stick cuttings into the garden
  Liabilities: aphids
  Tolerances: heat

drought

salt
  Wildlife: butterflies
  Propagation: division

stem cuttings
Hylotelephium spectabile

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