A purple cultivar, sedum 'Purple Emperor,' has masses of tiny, pinkish-purplish flowers that top stems with dark purple leaves. Hylotelephium telephium 'Purple Emperor', formerly known as Sedum telephium 'Purple Emperor', is a succulent perennial that typically grows in upright to slightly spreading, up to 15 inches (37.5 cm) tall clumps. Sedum “Purple Emperor” is commonly “Purple Emperor” stonecrop (Sedum x “Purple Emperor”). Sedum ‘Purple Emperor’ (P-1301) SOLD OUT! Sedum is a genus of about 400 species found mainly in the mountainous areas of North America but some also in dry area of South America. Tolerates some light shade. They are sometimes included within the genus Sedum SEDUM ‘PURPLE EMPEROR’ £ 8.00. For a wonderful fall display, plant with Asters or Coneflowers. Can be divided in spring. Superb contrast for borders, rock gardens and containers. Dramatic, deep bronze-purple succulent leaves topped with red-purple flower-heads from August to October. The border varieties of Stonecrop are a dependable choice for the late summer and fall garden, offering foliage interest earlier in the season, then a colourful display of flowers in the fall. Pinching in spring can also force stems to grow thicker and bushier. Upright sedums were at one point separated into the genus Hylotelephium, but are now generally included back in the genus Sedum. Border fronts or rock gardens. Star-shaped flowers are usually in clusters or sprays that often change color throughout their bloom time. Probably the best dark foliage sedum, maybe simply the best. Add to Buy Later. A clump forming perennial, it will reach a height of up to 18 inches with a spread of 18 to 24 inches. An award-winning Sedum variety. It has balance and poise, with dusky stems topped by branching heads of neat buds that open to deeppink stars in … Rotting out is possible in wet and/or poorly drained conditions. They are borne atop bright reddish-purple stems clad with purple-green, fleshy leaves that age to burgundy-purple. Like "Autumn Joy" and "Frosty Morn" this sedum is best grown through a support to keep it … Best massed or in groups. Kauniit punaiset kukat puhkeavat elo-syyskuussa. Tumma lehdistö on upea punertavan vihreä. This can be avoided by providing full sun conditions and planting in soils that are not too moist or rich. Award-winning Sedum 'Purple Emperor' is a stout, bushy succulent that offers a long season of striking color, its plump, fleshy leaves appearing from spring to fall in shades of glossy deep purple. Description: Outstanding deep purple, almost black leaves line the compact purple stems atop which appear heads of small salmon pink flowers. Deciduous - leaves to 8cm (3in) long.Brown or blackRed Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Long lived and drought tolerant, award-winner Sedum 'Xenox' is a lovely sight in the landscape with its masses of soft pink flowers, densely packed in large umbrella-shaped flower heads. Color will be best in full sun. Tolerate: Rabbit, Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil, Air Pollution. Purple Emperor is one of the best of the purple leaved sedums. Scale may occur. 800-852-5243 Native to North America: No. Product is Out of Stock The stems are topped with pinkish purple blooms during the summer. Plants have deep mahogany foliage, and red/pink flowers in summer, turning to bronze/burgundy/black in the fall and lasting through winter. It will tolerate most soil types and is drought resistant. Rich dark purple-black leaves and stems are topped with dusky pink 5-6" flat flower heads mid to late summer that will add fall and winter interest if left standing. Sedum Purple Emperor has dusty pink flowers that turn to bronze over mounds of rich, purple-black leaves. Also effective in containers. They are tough, drought tolerant, easy-to-grow perennials that feature star-shaped flowers in clusters blooming on fleshy-leaved plants ranging from mat-forming ground covers to clump-forming upright mounds. Summer offers a perky lift as tight set, plum-hued buds become star-shaped flowers in dusky orchid shades. Sedum 'Purple Emperor' needs to be planted in full sun in well-drained soil. It grows 2 feet tall. 'Purple Emperor’ is a hybrid perennial sedum that typically grows in upright to slightly spreading clumps to 15” tall. Plants slowly spread over time. The foliage holds its purple color through the summer and blooms in mid-summer with dusky-purple flat topped flower heads. Rich dark purple-black leaves and stems are topped with dusky pink 5-6" flat flower heads mid to late summer that will add fall and winter interest if left standing. Top rated by Chicago Botanic Garden. The dark foliage of ‘Purple Emperor’ is very stunning and is really set off when planted with bright foliage plants. 'Purple Emperor’ is a hybrid perennial sedum that typically grows in upright to slightly spreading clumps to 15” tall. Upright Sedum. Watch for slugs and snails. In certain light conditions the foliage of this sedum appears almost black. Sedum 'Purple Emperor' from Burncoose Nurseries available online to buy - Information: bushy compact plant with red flowers and dark, almost black foliage. Cut back in early spring, as new growth will come from the ground, first appearing as little nuggets pushing up through the soil. … Full Sun. Hylotelephium telephium 'Purple Emperor', formerly called Sedum telephium 'Purple Emperor', grows up to 15 inches (37.5 cm) tall and spreads up to 23 inches (57.5 cm) wide in USDA plant hardiness zones 4 through 9. Most are succulent. Pystykasvuinen maksaruoho sopii aurinkoisten ja puolivarjoisten paikkojen perenna- ja kasviryhmiin, kivikkopuutarhaan ja leikkokukaksi. A striking combination of foliage and bloom - excellent for cut arrangements. Get gardening inspiration delivered right to your door — from classic Sedum ‘Purple Emperor’ Dusty red flowers to 45cm and purple foliage. Outstanding Perennial Plant Award in 2002. Somber, yet majestic, it’s a backbone plant in my garden. Purple Emperor Stonecrop is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. Plants grown in overly rich soils or in too much shade will produce weak, floppy growth. The sunnier the spot where you plant it, the deeper the color of the foliage will be. Long lived and drought tolerant, award-winner Sedum 'Purple Emperor' is a lovely sight in the landscape with its masses of rosy-pink flowers, densely packed in large umbrella-shaped flower heads, and showing off atop bright reddish-purple stems clad with dark purple, fleshy leaves. Sedum “Purple Emperor”: This variety, imported from England, is also a taller-growing sedum. Hylotelephium 'Washfield Purple' Sedum telephium (Atropurpureum Group) 'Purple Emperor' Sedum 'Washfield Purple' Sedum telephium. Masses of tiny, star-like, dusky pinkish-purple flowers bloom in large flattened heads (cymes to 3-6” across) atop stems clad with dark purple, fleshy, succulent leaves. Injecting an element of mysterious allure, ‘Purple Emperor’ hosts tantalizing, deep purple succulent foliage fastened to compact, dark reddish pink stems. Zones: 3-7. Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 14, 2013 11:23 AM. Its stems reach up to 15 inches tall, and are a deep, rich purple color. Come summer, the richly colored foliage is topped by contrasting pink-purple flower clusters that attract pollinators. see more; Family Crassulaceae Genus Hylotelephium are succulent perennials with heads of small star-shaped flowers in summer to autumn. Name: Sedum 'Purple Emperor' Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil. PURPLE EMPEROR SEDUM Sedum 'Purple Emperor' Pinkish-purple summer flowers are a great contrast to the deep purple, almost black foliage. Add to Buy Later. Zones 3-7. Credit: Andy Lyons Sedum acre Sedum acre is an evergreen that grows 2 to 3 inches tall and has dark green foliage with yellow flowers in summer. It captures your attention from the moment the dusky purple leaves emerge in spring, … Bushy compact dark almost black upright finely drawn plant with red flowers Jul-Sep, 30cm. A reliable, hardy and easy-to-grow perennial. 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