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Sedum 'Dragon's Blood' - Stonecrop

Groundcovers

Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'

Stonecrop

'Dragon's Blood' sedum is a fast-growing ground cover that emerges with red succulent leaves, then turns to dark green with a purplish tinge and continues into late summer in a shade of red! Bright pink, star shaped clusters of flowers are a wonderful addition to this already interesting plant. Very attractive to pollinators, including honeybees. 'Dragon's Blood' stonecrop is best planted at the front of borders or along retaining walls.

Stonecrop Growing and Maintenance Tips:

'Dragon's Blood' sedum is a tough plant that spreads readily but is easily contained by pulling up new branches that have rooted or pruning them before they root. It thrives in full sun to partial sun on well-drained soil.

Height:

3-6 Inches

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Spread:

12-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'

Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Spring
Summer
Fall
Growth Habit
Spreading
Height
4-8 Inches
Attributes
Ground Cover
Border or Bed
Great Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Container
Mass Planting
Edging
Rock Garden
Evergreen
Foliage Color
Green
Red
Great Companion Plants for Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'
Yarrow Yarrow (Achillea millefolium 'Paprika')
Grass, Prairie June Grass, Prairie June (Grass, Koeleria macrantha )
Stonecrop Stonecrop (Sedum kamtschaticum )
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