Succulent Gardening: The Art of Nature

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We ship your plants mostly Bare root which means that some of the soil and the pot have been removed from the plant. Succulents are unlike other plants in that there are no issues with a plant out of soil or kept dry for a week or more. This method allows lower freight rates and cleaner shipping.
We take photos of our plants to show you what they look like. We are not selling the plant in the photo. Whether your plant has flowers depends on what time of year you purchase it and whether it is flowering at that time. A pot may be one large plant or more than one plant. Plants grow at different paces and different sizes so if you order 2 plants coming out of the same size pot, they may not be the same size.
Sedums ~ Members of the Crassulaceae family

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Sedum is a genus of about 400 species of leaf succulents, from the northern hemisphere. They vary in growth habit from annual groundcovers to shrubs. Their flowers have 5 petals. The sedums that I offer are all perennial succulents with different cultivation requirements. Some species are very cold resistant, but don't like heat. Some species are tropical and don't take any frost.

Cremnosedum 'Little Gem'
Sizes
Cremnosedum 'Little Gem', hybrid of Sedum and Cremnophlia, forms mats of tiny rosettes of concentric fleshy pointed leaves. Rosettes are shiny olive green, blushing coppery in strong light. Bright yellow star-shaped flowers in late winter and spring. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost. This bigeneric name was first published in 1981 with the introduction of the cultivar 'Little Gem' in an article advertising plants offered by the International Succulent Institute in the Cactus and Succulent Journal, the journal of the Cactus and Succulent Society of America. The 'Little Gem' cultivar was made by Mrs. and Mr. Robert Grim of San Jose, California and is described as producing a low mat of small rosettes. It prefers direct sunlight and produces small yellow flowers on short stalks.
Sedum/crassula mix

An assortment of mixed Sedums and other plants. The assortment will be different plants than pictured here. We will photograph and update

Sedum adolphii
color varies from
golden to green to orange
Sizes

Sedum adolphii, native to Mexico, forms rambling stems with waxy golden yellow leaves with pinkish-peach margins in bright light. Star-shaped white flowers. Excellent color accent in rock gardens and dish gardens. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Thrives in poor, sandy soils. Bright light to full sun. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum adolphii 'Firestorm'
Sizes

Sedum adolphii, native to Mexico, forms rambling stems with waxy golden yellow leaves with pinkish-peach margins in bright light. Star-shaped white flowers. Excellent color accent in rock gardens and dish gardens. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Thrives in poor, sandy soils. Bright light to full sun. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum brevifolium v. quinquefolium
4" pot $5

Sedum brevifolium v. quinquefolium, native to Morocco and Europe, forms a tiny mat-forming plant to 2" in height. Tiny, waxy bluish-white cylindrical leaves form on trailing stems. Resembles a very tiny "Burro's Tail". Charming white star-shaped flowers. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum clavatum cuttings
3" pot 3 cuttings $5

Sedum clavatum, native to Mexico, forms rosettes of frosty blue-green leaves that tend to elongate to form creeping stems in time. Leaves can blush pinkish in cold weather. Great scrambler for rock gardens. White star-shaped flowers. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum dasyphyllum 4" pot $5

Sedum dasyphyllum, native to Europe, is a rock-dweller to 3" in height with tiny fuzzy, plump bluish-green leaves arranged in tiny rosettes. Tiny star-shaped white flowers. Great for rock gardens. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Cold tolerant.

Sedum dendroideum
When you put them into the sun,
you will get the red trim.
Sizes

Sedum dendroideum is a tree sedum growing to about 2 feet tall. They have bright yellow flowers growing in clusters. The more sun the more color on the margins. with sun the tips get very red

Sedum furfuraceum 2" pot $3

Sedum furfuraceum, native to Mexico, forms clusters of stems with waxy bronzish-green bead-like leaves. Favorite for bonsai as can easily be trained in the shape of a small tree. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum frutescens tree
Too large to ship

Sedum frutescens, native to Mexico, forms arborescent stems with 2" long slender leaves. Much sought as a bonsai subject due to the natural appearance to a small tree with exfoliating bark. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Filtered to bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry during growing season. Protect from frost.

Sedum hernandezii
Sizes

Sedum hernandezii, native to Puebla, Mexico, is related to Sedum furfuraceum. It forms clusters of stems to 4" in height with very chubby emerald green leaves that have the same "cracked" epidermis as Sedum furfuraceum. Large, star-shaped yellow flowers appear in winter and spring. Sedum hernandezii is one of the "Jellybean" sedums so named for their exceedingly plump and colorful jellybean shaped leaves. A very low grower, this sedum does well as a potted specimen, great for dish gardens, windowsills, wreaths or small area ground cover, and works well in the nooks and crannies of a rock garden landscape. protect from frost to prevent scarring.Click photo for full information

Sedum morganianum
If they lose leaves in transport
put them on top of soil & they will root
Sizes

Sedum morganianum, native to Vera Cruz, Mexico, forms long pendant stems with pruinose pale blue-green spindle-shaped leaves. This is the true, original "donkey tail". Excellent for hanging baskets. Can form trailing stems to 6' in length. Pale pink bell-shaped flowers. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

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Sedum Multiceps
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Sedum multiceps, native to Algeria, forms a miniature, much-branched sub-shrub. Most of the tiny glaucous grayish-green leaves are in clusters near the tips of the branches, giving the appearance of miniature "Joshua Trees". Yellow star-shaped flowers during summer months. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

Sedum oxypetalum 6" pot $25

This information is from San Marcos growers. Sedum oxypetalum (Dwarf Tree Stonecrop) - A small sometimes deciduous tree-shaped shrub to 2 to 4 feet tall with a stout trunk and upright stems with pale gray-green papery pealing bark. The stems hold small rounded obovate shaped medium green colored leaves with a small notch at the tip. In summer appear the fragrant star-shaped very pale yellow with pinkish-apricot colored centered flowers. Plant in full sun in a well-drained soil and water regularly to occasionally through summer - best flowers and winter hardiness is achieved when kept on the drier side. Click photo for more information

Sedum pachyphyllum

Sedum pachyphyllum, native to Oaxaca, Mexico, forms low subshrubs of chubby "jelly-bean" glaucous blue-green leaves with rose-red tips when grown in bright light. Clusters of bright yellow star-shaped flowers. Excellent color accent for rock gardens. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Bright light to full sun. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost.

ON SALE was $9 now $7
Sedum praealtum 6" pot $7

Sedum praeltum are native to Mexico. They form a shrub to 3' in height. Spatulate leaves are shiny lime green, often with red margins in bright light. click photo for more information. The color in this photo is off. Will have new one this week.

Sedum praealtum crested
Available in regular form as above

Sedum praeltum are native to Mexico. They form a shrub to 3' in height. Spatulate leaves are shiny lime green, often with red margins in bright light. This is an unusual cristate form that grows laterally as fan shapes that are densely topped with lime green leaves. Cristate forms generally occur when injury occurs to the plant at a young age (this damage can be due to insects eating the growing tip, or from many other causes, including a genetic predisposition).

Sedum rubrotinctum 'Aurora'
Sizes

Sedum rubrotinctum 'Aurora' is a cultivar of the Mexican Sedum rubrotinctum. Forms small shrubby plant with stems that are erect at first and become decumbent with time. Chubby "jelly-bean" leaves are often silvery green, but can also be white, bright pink or apricot. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Thrives in poor or sandy soils. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Protect from frost. The heat & cold change the color to a brighter pink.

Sedum rubrotinctum
pork & beans

Sedum rubrotinctum has sprawling, leaning stems 6 to 8 inches in height. The leaves are jelly bean shaped, 3/4 inch long, with red-brown tips which turn to bronze in the sun. It flowers in spring, producing yellow flowers with a reddish tinge. The leaves root easily. Sedums are excellent grown in the rock garden, containers, between stepping stones or in wall niches. Tolerant of many soils, but does best in soil with good drainage. Water when soil becomes dry, cold tolerant but protect from frost to avoid scarring and damage.

Sedum rupestres lemon Coral
In winter they are more lime in color
Sizes

Sedum rupestris lemon coral is a beautiful yellow Sedum spreading and striking. It is a wonderful addition to any garden. It is more yellow in the sun and more green in the shade. I keep it in part sun/part shade. It likes a lot of water. They are reddish in winter due to stress of the cold.

Sedum spathulifolium 'Carnea'

Sedum spathulifolium, native to the western coastal mountains from Canada to northern California, has two well-known cultivars, namely 'Capo Blanco' and 'Carnea'. 'Capo Blanco' is a cold tolerant and drought tolerant perennial that forms low-growing mats of tiny powdery white rosettes atop stems. The leaves are silvery white with reddish margins. Typically grows on ledges or cliffs. Sprays of yellow star-shaped flowers during summer months. Excellent for windowsill culture, or as a silvery accent for rock gardens, dish gardens or strawberry pot plantings. Can be combined with other Sedums and with Sempervivums to create alpine plantings. Porous soil with adequate drainage. Will grow in sandy, poor soils. Bright light with ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Quite cold tolerant, but best to provide protection to prevent scarring.

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