Dragon's Blood is a sedum work horse. This variety is reliable year after year. It has red scalloped leaves that form a thick groundcover. Once established it tolerates long drought and neglect Must have excellent drainage. Plant in full sun for the thickest foliage and expect it to spread a few inches a year. Dragon's Blood is maroon all year except in the warmest times of the year when it becomes slightly green. Pink flowers bloom in summer. This sedum species is evergreen. Deer resistant.
NOTE: When ordering this variety in the winter it will arrive without all of it's leaves. This is normal since it is semi-deciduous.
4" tall x 20-24" wide
You'll receive an approx. 3" pot sized plant.
All plants are shipped bare root with an established, healthy root system.
Cold Hardiness Zones:
3-9; View Map
Cold Hardy to -30° to -40°F
Sedum offer lots of variety in texture, color and growth habit. There are both ground cover, trailing varieties as well as varieties that grow in clumps. Like other succulents, sedum grow best with full sun, light watering and excellent drainage. They are an indispensable succulent plant that has a place in any garden or succulent project.