Sedum 'Blue Carpet'
BLUE CARPET SEDUM
Sunset zones: 1-24.
USDA zones: 4-9.
Height 2-4 inches (4-10 cm).
Late spring to mid summer.
Panicles of white to pink flowers.
Succulent, silvery-blue leaves.
Full sun to light shade.
Give it a nitrogen boost in spring and side dress with compost or manure.
Stem cuttings. | Divisions.
Rainy Side Notes
This mat-forming creeper is very drought tolerant. The blue foliage that creeps low to the ground is attractive in many settings. This sedum does not take well to foot traffic, but is beautiful as a ground cover.
Photographed in author's garden.