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Sedum ‘Hot Stuff’


Must be booked by week 46 to receive vernalized material in spring of the following year.


The SHORTEST S. spectabile on the market! This seedling from 'Brilliant' bloodlines forms a tight 10″mound of foliage covered by domes of bright pink flower heads!

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 10″ / 14″ / 12″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): August, September

Common Name

Dwarf Stonecrop






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How Different?

A very short Sedum spectabile that doesn't open up later in the season.

Landscape Value

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

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Size (HT/W/FL HT)

10" / 14" / 12"

Soil (Garden)

Very good drainage and mineral soil.

Water (Garden)

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

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These plants grow best in well-drained, lean soil. Syn. Hylotelephium spectabile var. spectabile.

Water (Greenhouse) Dry completely between waterings.
EC 0.6 – 0.9
pH 5.8 – 7.2
Fertility Needs 75 – 100 ppm
Notes Pinch 1 week after transplant. Grow with 60°-65° F nights, 75°-80° F days. Provide night interruption or day-length extension to force flowering under natural short days. Supplemental lighting during cloudy days has proven beneficial for flower production. AVOID CHEMICAL SPRAYS. Received the highest rating at MSU for container culture.
Finish Time to 4″ 8 – 10 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon 10 – 12 weeks
Day Length for Flowering Obligate Long Day
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