General Care for Sedum praealtum “Shrubby Stonecrop”
Sedum praealtum “Shrubby Stonecrop” grows tall and wide, with the stems intertwining as it grows. The tips of the leaves can turn red as it grows in bright sun. This succulent is an excellent choice for growers wishing to add height and texture to their gardens. However, this adaptable Sedum can also be grown indoors.
Sedum praealtum “Shrubby Stonecrop” 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.
Where to Plant
“Shrubby Stonecrop” is not cold hardy, so if you live in a zone that gets colder than 20° F (-6.7° C), it’s best to plant this succulent in a container that can be brought indoors. It does well in full to partial sun.
Plant in an area of your garden that gets 6 hours of sunlight a day. If planting indoors, place in a room that gets a lot of sunlight, such as near a southern-facing window (if you’re in the Northern Hemisphere).