Burro's Tail

Sedum morganiuanum

Crassulaceae

Burro's Tail
Burro's Tail
Burro's Tail
Burro's Tail
Burro's Tail
Thick silvery blue-green pointed succulent leaves are densely strung along the fleshy stem. Great for hanging baskets or spiller. A popular find and easily grown with minimal care. Makes a beautiful groundcover for taller succulents or other low water plants. When the stems reach 12" or more they may produce trailing spikes of peachy pink to orange urn-shaped flowers.

 

Grows To: 12''H and trailing to 3' or more

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11,12

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, AM sun, Part shade, Light shade

Indoor Light: Direct sun, High, Medium

Native To / Cultivar Origin: Mexico

Container Size: 2.25 inch S / 6 fl.oz. / 177 ml

Price: $ 5.99
Catalog ID# 342
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