Botanical Name: Hylotelephium 'Herbstfreude' AUTUMN JOY
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Zone: Hardy to Zone 2a
Height: 18" (45 cm)
Space: 12-15" (30-40cm)
Bloom Time: Fall
Bloom Description: Rosy pink buds turning to red
Light: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium. Water sparingly.
Tolerate: Drought, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil
A highly desirable and popular groundcover, forming a dense mound completely covered in broccoli-like salmon-pink flowers which fade to red in early fall. Succulent dusty-green foliage is prominent the rest of the season; needs a dry and sunny location. One of the best late-flowering perennials.
Rock gardens or border fronts. Specimen or groups. Containers.