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Sedum ‘Ruby Glow’ (Stonecrop)

Sedum ‘Ruby Glow’ Photo/Illustration: Chris Curless

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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Sedum ‘Ruby Glow’ SEE-dum Common Name: Stonecrop Genus: Sedum
In summer to late summer, this low-growing Sedum has rosy-red flowers atop small, fleshy blue-green leaves with ruddy highlights. Plants grow 8-12 inches tall and 18 inches wide.
Care: Adaptable to a variety of conditions, it prefers moderately fertile, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil in full sun.
Propagation: Take stem cuttings or root leaves in early summer. Start seed in fall. Divide in spring.
Problems: Mealy bugs, scale insects, slugs, snails.
Height 6 in. to 12 in.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Growth Habit Clumps
Growth Pace Moderate Grower
Light Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Dry to Medium
Maintenance Low
Characteristics Attracts Butterflies; Showy Flowers; Showy Seed Heads
Bloom Time Late Summer; Summer
Flower Color Pink Flower
Uses Beds and Borders, Cut Flower, Dried Flower
Style Cottage Garden
Seasonal Interest Summer Interest, Fall Interest
Type Perennials

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