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Hybrid stonecrop 'Tricolor'   


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Tricolor is a variety of Hybrid stonecrop which is a member of the Sedum family. Its botanical name is Sedum 'Tricolor'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Charm pink. Leaves usually appear in   Grade 1 Paint Green colour. A type of Flower, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally reaching to a mature height of 1.24 feet (38.0 cm), Tricolor grows with a spreading growth habit.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Tricolor have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Tricolor

  • Full Sun

  • Low

Make sure to not over-water this ground-cover. It is drought tolerant and will spread easily when the nodes touches the ground.

Tricolor likes a position of full sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Tricolor is generally regarded as a very hardy plant, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. USDA Hardiness Zone 3 to 9 are typically the USDA Hardiness Zones that are appropriate for this plant (although this can vary based on your microclimate).

Growing Tricolor from seed

Transplanting Tricolor

Tricolor is very hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Tricolor

Hybrid stonecrop Tricolor Etymology

Sedum comes from the Latin word sedo meaning to sit in reference to the general growing habit of sedums (sit and sprawl over rocks).1