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Postman's Pride Sedum Plant

  • - Stonecrop
  • - Height: 18-24 inches
  • - Hardiness Zone: 3-9
  • - Exposure: Full Sun
  • - Bloom Time: August-October
  • - Each Quart contains 1 Postman's Pride Sedum Plant
Plant Features

Postman's Pride Sedum is named after a Belgian breeder who was actually a postman by profession and succeeded in crossing Sedum telephium 'Lynda et Rodney' and the award winning 'Purple Emperor' Sedum. The result is a stunning Stonecrop with purple foliage that produces masses of buds of the same color, which then open to pinky-purple tiny blossoms in large, attractive clumps. The seed head is a rich burgundy color and is a fall and winter food-source for colorful songbirds. It is also a host plant for the Phoebus Parnassian butterfly.

Companion Planting: Grasses

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight 6+ hours
Soil Moisture Moist to Dry
Soil Properties Well-drained
Tolerates Sandy soil
Fertilizer When transplanted and then once every Spring
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Mature Spread 18-24 inches
Habit Upright
Flower Color Magenta, Pink, Purple
Foliage Color Purple
Attracts Bees, Butterflies
Features Cut Flower, Drought tolerant, Heat tolerant
Garden Styles Container Garden, Cottage Garden, Fall Garden, Pollinator Garden, Rock Garden, Roof Garden, Xeriscape Garden
Plant Used for Aesthetic Appeal, Borders and Edging, Texture
Pet Friendly Yes