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This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Gold-moss, Stonecrop
Categories:
Groundcover, Poisonous Plants
Comment:

Excellent for rock gardens; will not tolerate foot traffic; many other species available

Description:
Succulent perennial herb with fleshy, flat or rounded leaves; flowers 4-5-parted, yellow, white, or red.
Height:
1-2 in.
Hardiness:
3 to 8
Foliage:
Light green leaves
Flower:
Golden yellow flowers in spring
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; needs well-drained acidic soil; prefers sandy or gravelly soil
Size:
Height 1-2 in.
Texture:
Medium to fine
Form:
Low; thick stems
Poison Part:
All parts.
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion, but low risk.
Symptoms:
Unknown, but possibly gastrointestinal symptoms.
Edibility:
EDIBLE PARTS: Stems and leaves, when very young and tender, may be eaten raw. Later, until they flower, they may be briefly cook
Toxic Principle:
Alkaloids sedine, sedamine, and others.
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN.
Found in:
Houseplant or interiorscape, landscape as herbaceous perennials; forest or natural area as native plant.
Growth Rate:
Moderate

NCCES plant id: 348

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Photo by John -Sullivan, CC BY-NC-2.0