Sedum (Spurium Coccineum) - Grow Sedum Dragon's Blood seeds for an easy-to-grow herbaceous perennial ground cover which can be grown in a container or used in mass plantings. Sedum ground cover plants are exceptionally tolerant of heat and drought and also tolerate to cold and humidity.
Red stonecrop Sedum is a fast growing ground cover with brilliant red flowers in late summer. It is a succulent with needle-like leaves that turn an orange-red color in fall. Red stonecrop ground cover creates a dense mat 3 - 5 inches tall that spreads quickly within contained regions. You don't have to worry about it spreading to unwanted areas outside of where you want Sedum ground cover plants
The Sedum Dragon's Blood plant will tolerate poor, dry soil. Low growing Sedum is used for containers, borders, edging and as a dense spreading ground cover plant. Perennial Sedum plants are great in rock gardens as they will grow in shallow, poor soil and perform well. The Sedum Dragon's Blood plant is easy to remove by simply pulling it out as it is shallow rooted.
USDA Zones: 3 - 10
Height: 3 - 5 inches
Width: 12 - 15 inches
Bloom Season: Summer
Bloom Color: Crimson red
Environment: Full sun