• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growth to 15 in. tall, 12 to 23 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:SEE-dum
    Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growth to 15 in. tall, 12 to 23 in. wide.
    Foliage color:Purple
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
  • History & Lore
    Lore:
    Outstanding Perennial Plant Award from the International Hardy Plant Union in 2002.