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Sedum 'Autumn Joy'      


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'Autumn Joy' is a Sedum variety in the Sedum genus with a scientific name of Sedum. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   New York pink and   Carmine pink and   Deep pink. The mature flowers are of a Single form. Leaves appear approximately as a   Napier green and   Fern green colour.

Sedum autumn joy is attractive to butterflies. This stonecrop does good in partial shade. Flowers are massed together in heads that are 3" or more across.

A type of Succulent, 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), Autumn Joy grows with a clump-forming growth habit. This variety tends to bloom in late summer.

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

How to grow Autumn Joy

  • Full Sun

  • Low

Pinch the growing tips of a branching plant before it sets flower buds- this encourages it to grow bushy instead of tall.

Autumn Joy likes a position of full sun and remember to apply water fairly sparingly. Keep in mind when planting that Autumn Joy is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Autumn Joy from seed

Transplanting Autumn Joy

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Autumn Joy is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Autumn Joy

Other Names for Sedum 'Autumn Joy'

Herbstfreude, Autumn Joy Stonecrop, sedum spectablile

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