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Orpine 'Purple Emperor'

Hylotelephium telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Purple Emperor'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

40cm

Max

40cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Orpine 'Purple Emperor' Overview

The foliage is a deep purple-red with dusky-pink clusters of small flowers. Excellent for growing in containers and pots.

Common problems with Orpine 'Purple Emperor'

How to harvest Orpine 'Purple Emperor'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Orpine 'Purple Emperor'

Division

Divide clumps in spring

Cuttings

Take softwood cuttings of non flowering shoots in early summer.

Special features of Orpine 'Purple Emperor'

Ground cover