Sedum Aizoon Seeds, Stonecrop (Phedimus),succulent groundcover
These are very tiny seeds which should be mixed with finest sand or talcum for an even sowing. Do not cover with compost, only press them in gently. Irrigate from the bottom or with a hand-sprayer, so that the seeds will not be washed away.
Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.
Life Cycle: Perennial
Origin: Sibiria, Mongolia, China, Japan: meadows, scree, riverbanks.
Special Features: Abundant flowering. SEDUM aizoon convinces with its discreet, brown to caramel-yellow color, which combines well with other plants and never too dazzling. Proven garden plant!
Historical: In culture since 18th century.
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: yellow with brown
Natural Flowering Period: July - August
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z6 - Z9
Foliage: lanceolate, succulent, serrated, smooth, green
Growth Habit: groundcover / bushy
Height with Flowers: 40 cm
Spacing between Plants: 30 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Usage: for the rock garden / suitable for cutting