Bronze Carpet Stonecrop
Sedum spurium 'Bronze Carpet'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||SEE-dum SPUR-ee-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 4 to 6 in. tall, 24 in. wide.|
|Design Ideas||This is an excellent selection for rock gardens, hillsides or as a groundcover in full sun where its color will be most intense. Planted in fast-draining soil, this carefree succulent will thrive with little care. A popular choice for planting on green walls and rooftops.|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Rock Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Rock Garden Plant|
Thrives in average to very lean, well-drained soils. Benefits from light shade in very hot summer climates. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. As groundcover, space plants 2 to 3 ft. apart; closer for faster fill. Fertilize sparingly.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 9