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Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox' (Orpine 'Xenox' )

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.45m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.4m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox'

Other names: Orpine 'Xenox' , Stonecrop 'Xenox' , Sedum 'Xenox'

Genus: Sedum Sedum

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: Flushed purple, Green in Spring; Dark-brown, Reddish-brown in Summer; Dark-brown, Reddish-purple in Autumn

Habit: Domed, Erect

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Snails , Vine weevil Slugs , Snails , Vine weevil

Diseases: Generally disease-free

General care

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...


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Where to grow

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

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Xenox'

Other names: Orpine 'Xenox' , Stonecrop 'Xenox' , Sedum 'Xenox'

Genus: Sedum Sedum

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: Flushed purple, Green in Spring; Dark-brown, Reddish-brown in Summer; Dark-brown, Reddish-purple in Autumn

Habit: Domed, Erect

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Slugs , Snails , Vine weevil

Diseases: Generally disease-free

General care

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...


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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

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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