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Sedum tetractinum

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Chinese sedum
Cultivar(s):
ssp. ruprectii, Lavenderlei
Categories:
Groundcover, Poisonous Plants
Comment:

Space plants 6 to 9 inches apart

Description:
Succulent perennial herb with fleshy, flat or rounded leaves; flowers 4-5-parted, yellow, white, or red.
Height:
3 in.
Hardiness:
4 to 8
Foliage:
Flat, round, green summer foliage turns reddish bronze in fall
Flower:
Bright yellow flower cluster
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to light shade; well-drained soil
Size:
3 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.
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 360

Sedum tetractinum Leaves
Photo by Forest and Kim Starr, CC BY - 2.0