Sedum, Purple Emperor


Description: 'Purple Emperor' produces clusters of pink flowers that are highlighted by spectacular purple foliage. It is clump forming with a semi-upright growth habit. The 'Purple Emperor' can be used in landscapes in place of bushes to add color, contrast, and texture

Common Name: Purple Emperor Sedum

Scientific Name: Sedum 'Purple Emperor'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: 15-18" height, 20-26" spread

Bloom Color: Pink clusters in Mid-Summer

Landscape Use: Border, Container, Cut Flower, Dried Flower, Landscape, Mass Planting, Landscape Specimen

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 3 - 7

Companion Plants: Moonbeam Coreopsis, Angelina Sedum, Purple Coneflower, Ornamental Grass

Maintenance: Low


*Drought Tolerant, Salt Tolerant, Easy to Grow

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