Internet #203849729

Model #S3113CL

1 gal. Yellow Stonecrop Sedum Plant

  • Yellow Flowers in Late Summer Atop Lime-Green Foliage
  • Thrives in Hot Dry Sites with Poor Soils
  • Deer, Drought and Rabbit Tolerant
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Product Overview

Tough, drought tolerant plant sporting glossy, deep green leaves and a spreading habit. Tiny, golden yellow, star shaped flowers open from pink buds in early summer. Useful in the rock garden, as a ground cover, and as a xeriscape plant. Tolerates dry soil, shallow rocky soil, drought, deer, and rabbit's.
  • Easily grown in most soils, including dry and rocky
  • Loose, open habit of pale lime green, succulent foliage
  • Foliage turns varying shades of red in autumn
  • Star shaped, yellow, flower clusters in late spring
  • 1 gal. pot - state or federal regulations may require this plant to ship as a bare root plant, without pot and without soil
  • Performs best in plant growing zones 3 to 9, when grown in other Zones, special care requirements will be required
  • May ship in a dormant state
  • Winter color may not be as bold as summer hues
  • To accommodate mature size or when planting in groups, space 8 in. away from other plants or structures
  • When shipped as a bare root plant, the Shake & Ship system has been used to remove soil from roots

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Mature Height (in.)
6 in
Mature Width (in.)
8 in


Additional Characteristics
Deer Resistant,Disease Resistant,Drought Tolerant,Insect Resistant
Best Time to Plant
Year Round
Blossom Color
Botanical Name
Sedum kamtschaticum ssp. Ellacombianum
Common Name
Growth Habit
Hardiness Zone
3 (-40 to -30 F),4 (-30 to -20 F),5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F),9 (20 to 30 F)
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)
Shipped As
Sun Tolerance
Full Sun
Water Requirements
Medium Light
Wildlife Attracted
No Wildlife Attracted
Wildlife Deterred
No Wildlife Deterred

Questions & Answers


Can this be planted in an outdoor planter (pot) that get s direct sun light for the majority of the day.

Asked by Gwendolyn December 23, 2018

Yes, this plant can be planted in a plater in full sun.

Is this plant the same as Esperanza Tecoma Stans?

Asked by Marci August 24, 2018

Hi Marci, thank you for your question. Two different plants! This yellow Sedum is a drought tolerant, ground cover that typically forms a dense foliage mat. The Esperanza is a tropical flowering shrub with dark green leaves and yellow, trumpet shaped blooms.

Will this bloom the yellow flower all year round in Florida Zone 9

Asked by Grammy August 19, 2018

Hello, thank you for your inquiry. The Sedum will bloom during summer months and the flowers will give way to small fruits that turn russet red in autumn.

Hello I live in south Florida and I am wondering if this plant will thrive in Florida sunny side....

Asked by Greenthumb July 31, 2018

Yes, this plant may thrive in southern Florida so long as it does not get too much water and plenty of sun.

Will this Stonecrop Sedum Plant can be planted in Los Angeles, CA (10b Zone)?

Asked by Tom July 18, 2018

No, the plant does not grow well in that zone.

How tall does this plant grow, also will this mound as shown? Is 1gal. just 1 plant?

Asked by Bri June 21, 2018

The plant has stems that can grow up to 3 feet tall.

Do you have to cut it back in the fall or don't bother it

Asked by Larry April 23, 2017

Hi Larry, it is not necessary to cut the Sedum back unless it needs to be controlled.

Do the flowers have any scent to them?

Asked by Helpless April 27, 2016

Hello, that sounds like a lovely little plant. This particular Stonecrop does not have scented flowers. Unfortunately, we are not familiar with a Sedum that exhibits the qualities listed in your question.

Plant in sun or shade?

Asked by llc01 May 10, 2015

This plant requires full sunlight.

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