Series: SUNSPARKLER

Sedum x 'Firecracker'

Firecraker Sedum (Firecraker Stonecrop): Patent TM

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

These exceptional Sedum cultivars are bred for a vigorous, multi-crown habit, intensely colorful foliage, and, of course, excellent drought tolerance. 'Firecracker' is a vision in the summer garden, with red foliage and hot pink flowers that stand up to the heat beautifully, adding their scintillating color show for 4 weeks or more


More About Sedum x 'Firecracker'

  • great as a quickly spreading groundcover
  • like dry sites

This dazzling emerald-and-ruby Stonecrop boasts a compact, upright habit, glossy jade foliage, and hot pink, butterfly-attracting flowers held on ruby red stems! Remarkable for its ability to hold its color all summer, and, of course, the drought tolerance that Sedums are known for. Thrives in average or even poor soil. Zones 3 to 9.

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Height:

6-8 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Sedum x 'Firecracker' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Ground Cover
  • Border
  • Mass Plant
  • Container
  • Small / Miniature
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Specimen
  • Edging

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Does best in full sun
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Butterflies
  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Summer
  • Fall

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Tolerates most soils

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Deep Pink
  • Rose

Habit

  • Creeping
  • Spreading