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Sedum morganianum/Burro's Tail

Sedum morganianum / Sedum morganianum
Long, dangling stems of silver-gray foliage
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Long, dangling stems of silver-gray foliage

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Scientific Name: Sedum morganianum
Common Name: Burro's Tail
Plant Type: Evergreen
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Pink, Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: This succulent is grown primarily for its attractive silver-gray spindle-shaped leaves closely arranged on long stems. This cactus is especially attractive when grown in a raised planter so the foliage can drape over the sides of the container. Water sparingly and grow plants in a well drained soil and in full sunlight. Apply fertilizer only once during the growing season. Allow soil to dry between waterings, otherwise rot can occur.