Sedum 'Mr. Goodbud'Sedum 'Mr. Goodbud'

Sedum ‘Mr. Goodbud’

This dusky S. spectabile hybrid has tight foliage and strongly contrasting colors between its light buds and dark mauve flowers. Richer tones and better foliage than S. 'Brilliant'. Upright habit and short stature. Won an Award of Garden Merit from the RHS in 2006.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 15″ / 14″ / 17″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): August, September

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Common Name

Stonecrop

Family

Crassulaceae

Genus

Plant Type

US Patent #

PP17671

EU Grant #

EU20629

Hardiness Zone

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Growth Habit

Size (HT/W/FL HT)

15" / 14" / 17"

Finish Time

Bloom Time

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Growth Rate

Most Active Growing Season

Flowering Season

Flower Color

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Leaf Color

Soil

Very good drainage and mineral soil

Exposure

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Nutritional Needs

75 – 100 ppm

Dormancy

Dormancy Required, Dormant in Winter, Dormancy Required to Grow, Dormancy Required to Flower, Dormancy Over Winter

Water (Greenhouse)

Dry completely between waterings

Water (Garden)

Low to moderate needs in the garden. Requires good drainage.

How Different?

It has a narrow, upright habit that does not open up and fall over.

Landscape Value

Mass planting, mixed beds, borders, dry garden. Use for late summer bloom.

Finish Time to 4"

8 – 10 weeks

Comments

These plants grow best in well-drained, lean soil. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS Won an AGM at the 2006 Royal Horticultural Society in England. Did well at the Dallas Arboretum in their Perennials for Purgatory trials.

Grower Notes

Obligate Long Day plant. Pinch 1 wk after transplant. Grow with 60-65 F nights, 75-80 F days. Provide night interruption or daylength extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS


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