Botanical name: Sedum 'Ruby Glow' Family: Crassulaceae Plant type: Herbaceous perennial. Planting time: Any time. Size: This is a prostrate or ground covering form that grows to only approximately 25cm tall with a 50cm spread. Spacing: 40-50cm apart. Aspect: Full sun to light shade. Soil: Sedums are not fussy and thrive in any type of soil that is free draining. Watering: Water well whilst actively growing for best results. However, these plants are generally quite drought tolerant once established. Fertilising: Top dress with a complete fertiliser annually in Spring. Flowering time: Summer to Autumn. Pruning required: Cut back hard each Winter after the flowers have finished. Climatic tolerances: Cool to temperate. Uses & comments: These tough and hardy plants are exceptional for pots because of their drought hardiness and prostrate nature.
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