This plant is native to Southern Mexico. The Sedum Burro's Tail has distinctive trailing stems covered with plump green leaves. It may also flower during the summer with pink or red star shaped flowers at the tips of the stems.
Light conditions: indirect, bright light (for example not on a windowsill that gets direct sun at any point in the day)
Neediness: Can withstand periods without watering. Worth noting that stems are delicate, and leaves will break off if handled or moved but they can be easily propagated from these fallen leaves.
Watering: this plant is a succulent storing water in its leaves, during summer months only water when the soil feels dry to the touch. It will need less frequent watering during the winter months.
Ideal location: bedrooms, bathrooms, living rooms and studies
Rate of growth: can grow to 20cm tall and have a 50cm spread.
Temperature: keep at a normal room temperature, allow the temperature to fall in winter but avoid low temperatures. Frost is the enemy of a Sedum!
Pets: this plant is not toxic to pets.
Sizing: Small: W14cm x H25cm, Large: W19cm x H40cm
Also known as: Sedum Morganianum or Donkey Tail
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