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SEDUM 'Purple Emperor'

Commonly known as Orpine

Bushy compact plant with red flowers and dark, almost black foliage. A most impressive new introduction
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Available late spring to early summer 2020 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
individually £11.50 each, 3+ £9.00 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2020
  • Deciduous - leaves to 8cm (3in) long.
  • Brown or black
  • Red
  • Height - 45cm (18in)
  • Spread - 45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - clump-forming, rhizomatous perennial with erect, unbranched stems. Produces dense, axillary and terminal clusters to 12cm (5in) across of small flowers to 1cm (½in) across.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - Orpine. syn. Hylotelephium erythrostictum, S. telephium. Butterfly, bee and hoverfly plant.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, snails, vine weevils, crown and root rots
  • Place of origin - garden origin. G. Gough,Sussex, UK.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
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