Scientific Name: Sedum spathulifolium 'Cape Blanco'
Common Name: spoon-leaved stonecrop
Family Name: Crassulaceae
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, U.S. - northwest
Hardiness Zone: Zone 7: (-18 to -12 °C)
Plant Type: Ground cover, Herbaceous perennial, Succulent or Cacti
Mature Size: 0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m (height x width)
Habit: Spreading
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium - fine
Landscape Uses: Alpine, Attract butterflies, Container planting, Ground cover, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Rock garden, Small garden/space, Summer interest
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Leaves: Simple, Whorled, Succulent, Elliptic, Oblong, Spatulate
Flowers: Cyme, Yellow, Jun-Jul
Fruit: Aggregate fruit, Follicle, Brown, Aug-Sep
Key ID Features:
Low succulent groundcover; leaves about 0.5cm long, silvery-blue that are spoon-shaped and whorled on pinkish stems.