Sedum Autumn Joy ='Herbstfreude'
Stonecrop - 3 litres
Sedum Autumn Joy= 'Herbstfreude' is a classic perennial with handsome greyish-green foliage and large heads of greenish-white buds opening to starry pink flowers, loved by bees and butterflies, in August and September. Fading to dark red-brown, they continue to provide interest through late autumn and winter. An attractive plant at practically all times of the year. Combines well with Caryopteris and Ceratostigma.
Height and spread 45-60cm (18-24in). Thrives in any well-drained, not too rich soil, in sun. Drought tolerant once established.
Cut back to new knobs of growth in spring. Divide every three or four years to maintain vigour and compactness.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
Bee and butterfly friendly.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Foliage colour||Green, Silver/grey|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn , Winter|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|