Sedum SUNSPARKLER® ‘Firecracker’

Stonecrop
USDA Zone: 4-9
The groundcover type of Stonecrop is the perfect size for growing at the front of a sunny border or for edging pathways. It forms a low, compact mound of shiny, red foliage with large medium pink flowerheads late summer through fall. Great mass planted on slopes, green roof systems or as a groundcover in other sunny areas. Excellent in containers. Flowers are attractive to bees and butterflies. Part of the SUNSPARKLER® Series from Chris Hansen. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited.
Sun Exposure   Full Sun or Partial Shade

Soil Type   Normal or Sandy

Soil pH   Neutral or Alkaline or Acid

Soil Moisture   Dry

Care Level   Easy

Flower Color   Deep Pink

Blooming Time   Late Summer   Early Fall

Foliage Color   Red

Plant Uses & Characteristics
Accent: Good Texture/Form   Alpine & Rock
Attracts Butterflies   Attracts Hummingbirds
Border   Containers
Cut Flower    Deer Resistant
Drought Tolerant    Edging
Rabbit Resistant   Ground Cover
Massed

Flower Head Size   Medium

Height 6-8 inches

Spread    16-18 inches

Foot Traffic    None

Growth Rate    Medium