A picture of a Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Sedum dasyphyllum

Also known as

Corsican Stonecrop, Blue Tears Sedum, Love & Tangles, Stonecrop

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

H7-H3

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

30cm

5cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

More images of Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

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Sedum dasyphyllum (June 2010)
A photo of Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Thick-Leaved Stonecrop Overview

Sedum dasyphyllum is a succulent, evergreen perennial in the Crassulaceae family. It produces branching stems bearing small rosettes of tiny, fleshy blue to grey-green, rounded leaves. This plant has a mat-forming habit, in early summer it produces clusters of small, star-shaped, white flowers with yellow centres.

Common problems with Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

How to propagate Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Division

Cuttings

Seed

Special features of Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Drought resistant

Indoor plant

Pot plant

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Thick-Leaved Stonecrop

Suitable for rock gardens and borders. Foliage attracts bees and butterflies. Suitable for coastal conditions.