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Groundcover Sedum Suitable for Green Roofs II

Sedum divergens – This western North American native can be found from northern California right up to Alaska, hence its hardiness. It features ball to oval-shaped leaves that can range from red to bright green, depending on the exposure and … Continue reading

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Groundcover Sedum Suitable for Green Roofs

Sedum reflexum BLUE MAGIC (syn. Sedum rupestre) – This new Sedum introduction for 2013 features needle-like evergreen foliage that matures to a sky or powder blue – taking on distinct reddish-purple highlights in the colder winter weather. It bears bright … Continue reading

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Low-Growing Sedums

Sedum makinoi ‘Ogon’ – This semi-evergreen Sedum has brilliant gold foliage of tiny rounded leaves and it bears yellowish-green summer blooms. Many gardeners have found that this cultivar prefers part sun and is actually brighter with some shade. ‘Ogon’ requires … Continue reading

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