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syn. Sedum. We agree with Bob Brown this is the best dark leaved sedum. Bushy. Black foliage. Red flowers. July-Sept. Ht. 40cm. Sp. 40cm. Sun. Any well drained soil. AGM.


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Plant Details: HYLOTELEPHIUM Purple Emperor


Variety: Purple Emperor

Common name: Stonecrop sedum

Family: Crassulaceae

Origin: N. America & Eurasia

Flower colour: Red

Flower month: Jul, Aug, Sep

Foliage colour: Purple

Autumn leaf colour: Purple

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Drought tolerant

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Cut flower: Yes

Height: 50

Spread: 40

Flower type: Single

Flower style: Arch Foliage Habit

Leaf colour: Black

Seed month: Nov

Seed colour: Black, Brown

Winter grow conditions: Outside

Compost: Well drained

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Woottens rating 10/10

Special uses: Ground Cover, Rabbit Proof, Butterflies, Bees, Marine

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

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