Sedum 'Purple Emperor'
Common name: Stonecrop-Autumn; aka Hylotelephium 'Purple Emperor',
Zones 3 to 9.
Plants reach 16 inches tall and 12 inches wide;
upright to slightly spreading clump.
Growth rate: Moderate, easy to grow.
'Purple Emperor's rich, deep purple succulent foliage forms a solid substantial mass that appears satiny black in sunshine. In late summer, dusty rose flowers appear in large clusters atop the bright reddish-purple stems. Blossoms age gracefully to bronze in the fall. 2002 ISU Perennial Award for Best New Introduction!
Shipped bare root.