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Sedum rupestre 'Angelina'

Previously known as:

  • Petrosedum rupestre
Phonetic Spelling
SEE-dum rue-PES-tree
Description

Stonecrop 'Angelina' is a cultivar mainly grown for its striking spiky yellow leaves.  It turns an attractive red-orange color in the fall.  Plant in the full sun and use this groundcover in a rock garden, draping over a rock wall, or hanging basket. It looks best in small groups or mass planted as a border front or lining a walkway or patio.  This plant is resistant to damage by deer and rabbits and tolerates drought, air pollution, and dry rocky soils. 

Insects, Diseases, and Other Plant Problems:  No significant problems.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Lake Wall Garden
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#drought tolerant#colorful leaves#low maintenance#chartreuse#rabbit resistant#air pollution tolerant#deer resistant#naturalizes#border front#rocky soils tolerant#rock walls#dry soils tolerant#fall color red#fall color orange
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#drought tolerant#colorful leaves#low maintenance#chartreuse#rabbit resistant#air pollution tolerant#deer resistant#naturalizes#border front#rocky soils tolerant#rock walls#dry soils tolerant#fall color red#fall color orange
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Sedum
    Species:
    rupestre
    Family:
    Crassulaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Europe, Turkey
    Dimensions:
    Height: 0 ft. 4 in. - 0 ft. 6 in.
    Width: 1 ft. 0 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ground Cover
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Habit/Form:
    Cascading
    Spreading
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    Shallow Rocky
    Available Space To Plant:
    Less than 12 inches
    12 inches-3 feet
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Yellow flowers from June through August
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Orange
    Red/Burgundy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    < 1 inch
    Leaf Description:
    Tiny chartreuse yellow-green leaves 3/4" long with light brown tips. With cool weather leaves turn red-orange.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Naturalized Area
    Rock Wall
    Small Space
    Landscape Theme:
    Children's Garden
    Drought Tolerant Garden
    Fairy Garden
    Rock Garden
    Design Feature:
    Mass Planting
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer
    Drought
    Dry Soil
    Pollution
    Poor Soil
    Rabbits