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Sedum Rose Carpet - Shrub

  • Catalogue Code 5140-5107
  • Pack Contents: 1 x2L potted shrub

Sedum Rose Carpet is a drought tolerant plant. This is a low growing Sedum with vivid, burgundy-tinted leaves. In late summer the rose-coloured blooms will attract bees and butterflies. This spreading or trailing evergreen sedum is useful for rockeries and also in containers.

Grow sedums in well-drained soils and in full sun, for the best display of flowers.

Planting

Dig a hole large and deep enough to take the plant’s root ball.

Gently tap the plant out of its pot without disturbing the soil around the roots.

Position the plant in the hole so the plant’s crown is level with the surface and sits at the same depth as it was in the pot; make sure the roots are in direct contact with the soil.

Backfill with the excavated soil and firm in gently.

Water to settle the soil around the roots.

Aftercare.

Watering: Water regularly in the first few weeks after planting but don’t overwater. The plants will send their roots down in search of moisture as they grow.

Feeding:  Give plants a boost if necessary with a handful of granular feed hoed into the soil in spring.

Pruning: No pruning necessary

Flowers August-October

Height15cm/6in

supplied in 2 litre pots,

 

Height
15cm/6in

Features

  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Will flower well in partial sun

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