Care and Propagation Information
General Care for Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum"
Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum" is a matting succulent, perfect for rock gardens. Due to its branching stems, it is a great succulent to select for bonsai.
Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum" has typical watering needs for a succulent. It's best to use the “soak and dry” method, and allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.
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Where to Plant
This Sedum is not cold hardy; if growing in an area that gets colder than 20°F (-6.7°C), be sure to bring it indoors for the winter months.
Full sunlight is needed to prevent stretching. If grown indoors, place under a grow light or near a sunny window
How to Propagate Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum"
Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum" can be propagated from cuttings or leaves.
To grow this tender Sedum from cuttings, use a sterile, sharp knife or pair of scissors. Remove a stem from the main plant, and allow it to callous for several days before placing on well-draining soil. Water whenever the soil has dried out completely.
Sedum furfuraceum "Bonsai Sedum" drops leaves, which can root where they fall. If you take a leaf for propagation, allow the leaf to dry out for several days so that the end callouses over, and then place on well-draining soil. Water whenever the soil is completely dry.