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Sedums (Stonecrop)

Types of sedums with Sensible Gardening

Sedums are a large group of plants encompassing ground covers suitable for rock gardens right up to 3 feet tall busy specimens. They are usually succulent annuals, or evergreen or semi-evergreen biennials, perennials, shrubs or sub shrubs. Many are very hardy for the outdoor garden and other more tender cultivars can be grown as house plants in northern climates. Here…

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Sedums

Sedums with Sensible Gardening and Living

Sedums, often referred to as stonecrop, are one of my favorite garden plants. Probably because they are so tough for my relenting garden conditions of poor soil and drought. With so many different cultivars to choose from I can use them as ground covers, in the rockery, in containers and perennial borders. Sedums are hardy succulents, and store water in…

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Sensational Sedums

Sensational sedums with Sensible Gardening and Living

If you look at your garden every year at this time and think it’s a little bare, you need to start planting sedum plants. A fabulous easy plant to grow that does wonders to fill in the fall flower scape. Often called stonecrop, sedums are actually succulents. With thick fleshy leaves filled with water they are exceptional drought tolerant plants.…

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