-About Sedum rubrotinctum Roseum-
Sedum rubrotinctum Roseum, commonly known as Jelly Bean Sedum or Pork and Beans. It is a small, low-growing succulent with plump, jelly bean-like leaves. The 'Roseum' variety is characterized by its pinkish-red coloration, which intensifies under bright sunlight. This succulent is drought-tolerant and easy to care for, making it a popular choice for succulent enthusiasts. Sedum rubrotinctum 'Roseum' produces small yellow flowers in late spring or early summer, adding to its visual appeal.
-How to care for Sedum rubrotinctum Roseum-
Sun/Location: Like most succulents, Sedum rubrotinctum Roseum grows best in locations where they will enjoy the full sun at least six hours per day. Sedums are also tolerant of heat and drought. Besides cold winter, they can live well outdoors. Great choice to be an addition to rocky or ground gardens. Keep indoor Sedums in a sunny window or under artificial lights. Click here to learn how much succulent do succulents need.
Soil/Pot: To ensure the health of succulents, opt for a well-draining succulent soil mix, such as a cactus or succulent potting mix, to prevent water from accumulating around the roots. Additionally, select a tall planter pot that is large enough to accommodate the plant's root system and allows for future growth. Don't forget to choose a garden pot with drainage holes to ensure excess water can easily escape. These considerations will help promote healthy root development and overall plant well-being.
Watering: When watering Sedum rubrotinctum 'Roseum', it is best to follow the "soak and dry" method. Avoid overwatering, as this can lead to root rot and other issues. Adjust the watering frequency based on environmental conditions, such as temperature and humidity. During the active growing season, the plant may require more frequent watering, while in cooler months or during dormancy, reduce the watering frequency. Click here to learn how to save overwatered succulents.
Primary color: green/lime
Secondary color: red/burgundy
Bloom color: yellow
Cold hardiness: zone 5a to 9b(-20 to 30F)
Product format: 2'' pot
Suitability: balcony, window, garden
Propagation: stem cutting, leaf
Special characteristic: easy to propagate