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Sedum 'Brilliant'

Hylotelephium spectabile (Brilliant Group) 'Brilliant'

Also known as

Ice Plant 'Brilliant'

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Tender

6a-10b

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Sedum 'Brilliant' Overview

Hylotelephium spectabile (Brilliant Group) 'Brilliant' is a clumping cultivar from the stonecrop family, Crassulaceae. It has been awarded a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit. foliage is fleshy and leaves are glaucous. Flowers are attractive, coloured pink and nectar-rich, making this a great choice for encouraging pollinating insects into your garden.

Common problems with Sedum 'Brilliant'

How to harvest Sedum 'Brilliant'

Flower heads & foliage can be taken for flower arrangements.

How to propagate Sedum 'Brilliant'

Cuttings

Take softwood cuttings of non flowering shoots in early summer.

Division

Lift and divide clumps in early spring.

Special features of Sedum 'Brilliant'

Attracts useful insects

Attracts butterflies

Attracts bees

Nectar-rich flowers.

Drought resistant

Other uses of Sedum 'Brilliant'

A low maintenance, drought tolerant plant (it may require staking in exposed areas) that is perfect to include in wildlife friendly gardens and or cottage style gardens.