Foggy Bottom Gardens
The island beds have a dramatic presence, and upon closer inspection they are filled with fabulous pairings such as this combination of Stipa tenuissima and Sedum matrona.
Had a (non gardening) co worker a few years ago who just moved into a different home. It was a primarily shady yard, and they could tell it had been fashioned into a garden, even though it was winter when they moved in, they could see there were lots of little plant markers in the yard with names on them. It was soon discovered that the previous owners were of my ilk, i.e., "plant maniacs"! When Jim wrote down some of the names and showed me, i immediately recognized most of the variety…
How to Grow & Care for Sedum Plants • The Garden Glove
Learn how to grow and care for sedum plants! These tough succulents are cold hardy, drought tolerant and heat tolerant! And, stonecrop is deer resistant!
Autumn Joy Sedum
Sedums, like Hostas and have become staples in American perennial gardens in recent years. And this one, Autumn Joy, is the one responsible. This incredible plant is now at or near the top of everyone's list of the best perennial flowers of them all. Nothing beats it for late color in the border. Photo at right: Sedums add color from midsummer through early fall, when most other flowers are waning. And Autumn Joy, particularly, lights up with bright pink to orangey flowerheads giving any…
Stunning sedums for fall gardens
This post may contain affiliate links. If you click on an affiliate link and make a purchase, we receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Find our full disclosure here.The established perennial garden of my first home introduced me to ‘Autumn Joy’. This drought-tolerant stonecrop, as it is also called, was a [&hellip