Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'
Caucasian Stonecrop,Two Row Stonecrop, Crimson Stonecrop, Sedum spurium ‘Schorbuser Blut’
Size
ex 9cm pot
Availability: In stock
£5.99
Quick Overview
  • Dramatic red foliage and red/pink flowers
  • Hardy, ground-covering Sedum
  • Drought-resistant
  • Ideal for green roofs or vertical gardens
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Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood', Caucasian or Two Row Stonecrop, is a selected cultivar of the type species that has spectacular dark red to purple scalloped-foliage with dark pink to red flowers. Native to the Caucasus, Iran and Turkey it is a tough, hardy, drought-tolerant ground-cover that is ideal for dry gravel gardens, rockeries, stonewalls, terraces and roof gardens. Its dramatic dark colour makes it a perfect plant to contrast with other green or blue foliage Sedums. In full sun the foliage thickens, turning from green with red margins in the spring to a full rich crimson in the summer.

Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood is sometimes encountered by the name Phedimus spurius or by the German cultivar name, 'Schorbuser Blut’.


Additional Information

Order Saxifragales
Family Crassulaceae
Sub-Family Sempervivoideae
Synonyms Anacampseros ciliaris, Anacampseros dentata, Anacampseros spuria, Asterosedum spurium, Crassula crenata, Phedimus crenatus, Phedimus spurius, Sedum ciliare, Sedum congestum, Sedum crenatum, Sedum dentatum, Sedum denticulatum, Sedum lazicum, Sedum oppositifolium, Spathulata spuria
Geographical Origin Horticultural cultivar. Type species from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russia, Iran, Turkey
Cultivation Dry, gravelly, well-drained soil. Sun, tolerates some shade. Appreciates being well-watered during hot dry weather
Eventual Height 10-15cm
Eventual Spread Spreading to form a mat
Hardiness Hardy
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  1. Lovely little plant
    This is spreading nicely in my gravel garden. It’s a lovely brick red and the birds so far have not tried to dig it up. The little feathered fiends have even pecked an agave, but not this. Yet...

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  2. Even better in real life
    My goodness this is a very pretty plant! Really happy with this

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Sedum spurium 'Dragon's Blood'
Caucasian Stonecrop,Two Row Stonecrop, Crimson Stonecrop, Sedum spurium ‘Schorbuser Blut’
Size
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£5.99
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