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The Watershed Nursery
Pacific stonecrop
Sedum spathulifolium
Full Sun, Part Shade
Dry, Light, Moderate
Clay, Loam, Sand, Rocky
Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant
Ecological Value:
Sedum spathulifolium is the host plant of the endangered San
Bruno elfin butterfly of San Mateo County, California.
Historical Uses:
No Historical Uses found. Edible but can cause upset stomach.
Native Distribution:
Native to California and is also confined to western North
In the Garden
This native succulent brings fun into any rock
garden! The intense silvery-white foliage forms
thick rosettes, and side branches send out new
rosettes to colonize. Stonecrop grows 3 to 4 in. tall
and 1 ft. wide.
Between 0 - 7500 feet
Plant Communities:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine
Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral
The star like flower spikes are bright orange-yellow Coastal cliffs and ledges, or in the gravelly soil of the foothills
and contrast the rosettes dramatically. Excellent in
rock gardens, and as a container plant.
A small amount of the foliage is edible and can
spice up any salad or stir-fry.
Succulents are best with ample drainage. Mass
these at a sunny slopped entry, also great as ground
The San Bruno Elfin Butterfly use stonecrop to lay