Sedum Chocolate Cherry
The sumptuous dark purple foliage creates a stunning mound forming display, and contrasts delightfully with the red flowers in summer, which attract bees to your garden.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer, Autumn
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Tidy compact habit
Height / Spread: 60cm x 45cm (24in x 18in)
I always cut back Sedum Rose Carpet the week of Chelsea Flower Show (end of May) to get an excellent autumn display
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, Snails, Vine Weevil, Crown Rot, Root Rot
Plant Care: Trim lightly as required
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: A wonderful spreading perennial. Striking contrast between foliage and flowers. This form has a high drought tolerance
History: Commonly known as Stonecrop, Sedum are naturally found in the Northern Hemisphere.
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propagation without a license is illegal.