Red Stonecrop (Sedum Spurium 'Schorbuser Blut') is a very attractive and strong border plant that feels at home in any type of soil. The thick, fleshy but hardy foliage soon forms a dense clump. The star-shaped dark-pink flowers stand out from the beautiful dark green, often slightly red tinted leaves. Very quickly spreads forming a sensational fiery red carpet of flowers - so pretty to see!
|Latin name:||Sedum - spurium - ‘Schorbuser Blut’|
|Delivery type:||Delivered as plant in nursery pot|
|Guarantee:||5 years guarantee|
|Preferred location:||Sun, Half shadow|
|Leafs all year:||Yes|
|Flowering:||June - August|
|Growing Height:||5 - 10 cm|
|Planting distance:||20 - 30 cm|
Red Stonecrop grows well in the ground and feels at home in any type of soil. Prepare a suitable hole and plant the Red Stonecrop at the appropriate depth in the hole. The top of the root ball should be just slightly below ground level. Fill the hole with soil and press firmly. Water immediately after planting. Heavy garden soil can be improved by mixing in some sharp sand. Red Stonecrop blossoms and grows well in complete or partial sunshine and even in the shade.
Red Stonecrop is a strong garden plant that requires minimal maintenance. Water it during very dry and warm periods. Between October and March large clumps can be divided and replanted. This ground cover plant is hardy.