Sedum Autumn Joy

Description

(Sedum ‘Autumn Joy’)

SPECIAL QUALITIES

Large blue green leaves from early spring to late autumn and large flower heads make it a real statement plant for any garden.

FLOWERS

Grey green large flat flower heads that age through deep pink to mahogany red from early summer to mid autumn.

POSITION & USES

An open, sunny position in poor to average garden soil. Suited as a border plant, tub plant or as a feature plant when planted en-masse.

CULTIVATION

Make sure that the soil is well drained by adding grit if necessary. Water at planting time but infrequently afterwards. Cut back hard after last frost.

FERTILISING

Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.

WATER RATING

  • Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
  • Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
  • Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.

Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.

CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.

Herb Attributes

Plants Needed per Square Metre 4
Habit A medium sized upright, deciduous, shrub  with succulent foliage.
Position Part to Full Sun, Moderate Frost.
Height 60CM
Width 60CM