Botanical name: Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox'
Other names: Orpine 'Xenox' , Stonecrop 'Xenox' , Sedum 'Xenox'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Xenox' _ 'Xenox' is a mounding, herbaceous perennial with small, purple-green leaves that deepen to burgundy when the rose coloured flower heads appear in mid to late summer.
Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox' is: Semi evergreen
Flower: Rose-pink in Summer
Foliage: Green, Flushed purple in Spring; Reddish-brown, Dark-brown in Summer; Dark-brown, Reddish-purple in Autumn
Habit: Domed, Erect
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Diseases: Generally disease-free
Pruning: Either cut back after flowering to keep shape tidy or leave seedheads for overwinter interest. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation: Divide in every 3-4 years in spring to maintain vigour.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox' (Orpine 'Xenox' ) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in acid-free, free-draining soil in a sheltered, sunny position
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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