Sedum cauticola 'Lidakense' Description
Sedum ‘Lidakense’ is a fabulous addition to any drought-resistant garden or succulent collection. It boasts distinctive blue leaves and an appealing fountain-like habit. Purple-pink flowers in summer contrast nicely with the succulent blue foliage. Mix with other sedum, sempervivum, or ice plants to create a rich tapestry of colors and textures that is unbothered by deer and rabbits! Also very nice in low containers and alpine troughs.
Special features: colorful, drought resistant, deer resistant, rabbit resistant, sun-loving.
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Sedum cauticola 'Lidakense'
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Sun, Part shade
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- Height x width:
6-8" X 6-8"
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Accent, Alpine and rock garden, Container gardening, Edging, Erosion control or embankment, Ground cover, Massing, Slopes
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Soil: Average, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soils. Thrives in sandy to gravelly soils of moderate to low fertility. Needs sharp soil drainage to perform well. Prefers moist soils with good drainage.
Light: Does best in full sun, but appreciates some protection from harsh sun and heat exposure in very hot summer regions.
Water: Medium to dry -- Considered drought-tolerant once established. Over watering will impair growth.
Spacing: 1 - 2 ft.
Fertilizing: On average soil, seldom needs fertilizer.
Winterizing: Nothing special required. Dies back to the ground in autumn; remove any remaining stems in late autumn or early spring
Maintenance & pruning: Can cut back in autumn, after flowering. Divide in spring if desired.
ReviewsWrite a reviewGreat SedumPatricia W | May 20, 2015Just wanted to say my plant order came today and they are all planted and are just beautiful. The ones I ordered last fall made it thru our harsh winter and are growing good, I appreciate the time you take to package them.