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Sedum telephium 'Lajos'

AUTUMN CHARM SEDUM

Buy Autumn Charm Sedum online. A very showy, upright growing perennial boasts blue-green foliage with creamy yellow edging. Bright pink flowers in midsummer change to a bold red in the fall. This sport of Autumn Joy will grow to 2 ½ feet tall and is drought tolerant.

Height:

24-30 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

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Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
  • Dark Pink
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
  • Blue
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
  • Blue
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Blue
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Blue
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Xeriscape Suitable
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Low Water Use
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Fall Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Rock Gardens
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Sedum is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Chosen as Perennial of the Year in Europe.