Sedum Dark Magic
Glossy dark purple black foliage is the perfect foil for the huge dark pink summer flowers. Foliage has a short, upright habit and will die down in autumn. It is hardy.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Foliage colour spring to autumn
Height / Spread: 40cm x 30cm (16in x 12in)
I always leave the flower heads on after flowering as they offer such lovely interest in the garden with the winter frosts
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Slugs, snails, vine weevils
Plant Care: Cut the flower heads back in winter and apply a mulch.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: A great late Summer show and wonderful in Autumn. A good garden plant, compact and attractive to bees and butterflies. Flower heads look architectural,once colour has gone, if left throughout the winter
History: Sedum is a large genus of flowering plants, commonly known as stonecrops, and mainly found in the northern hemisphere.
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