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Sedum album

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
White stonecrop
Cultivar(s):
Murale, Purpureum
Categories:
Groundcover, Poisonous Plants
Comment:

Space 12-18 in. apart; spreads by creeping prostrate stems; can become invasive

Recommended Plant species for Triangle Area Green Roofs

Description:
Succulent perennial herb with fleshy, flat or rounded leaves; flowers 4-5-parted, yellow, white, or red.
Height:
3-6 in.
Hardiness:
4 to 9
Foliage:
Stalkless alternate, cylindrical to flattened leaves; reddish tinge in winter
Flower:
White flowers in loose terminal panicle in summer on leafless stalks
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to light shade; well-drained soil
Size:
3-6 in.
Form:
Low mat
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:
Rapid
Tags:
green roof, evergreen

NCCES plant id: 349

Sedum album Bloom closeup
Photo by Kari Pihlavitta, CC BY-NC-2.0
Sedum album Sedum album among rocks
Photo by Ania, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Sedum album Large clump in bloom
Photo by Oona Raisanen, CC-BY-SA-2.0