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Common Stonecrop

Sedum acre

Also known as

Wall pepper, Biting stonecrop, Stonecrop

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

70cm

2cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Common Stonecrop Overview

This is a low-growing, creeping perennial with pale grey-green leaves and yellow flowers. This plant is often found in the wild in Northern Europe.

Common problems with Common Stonecrop

How to propagate Common Stonecrop

Cuttings

You can propagate the perennials, the sub-shrubs and shrubs by softwood cuttings of non-flowering shoots.

Division

Division from spring to mid-summer.

Seed

Or you can grow from seed sown in autumn or spring.

Special features of Common Stonecrop

Ground cover

Other uses of Common Stonecrop

Ground cover, edging, border

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