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Waitt, Damon E.
Lenophyllum texanum (J.G. Sm.) Rose
Synonyms: Sedum texanum, Villadia texana
USDA Symbol: lete4
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf Complexity: Simple Size Notes:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Flower color is rosy yellow with bright yellow stamens.
TX USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Drought Tolerance: High
Conditions Comments: Tolerant of dry, poor soils. Use as a succulent groundcover in low traffic xeriscape areas.
BenefitInteresting Foliage: yes
Mr. Smarty Plants says
Source for Lenophyllum texanum (coastal stonecrop)
September 29, 2008
Where can you purchase native coastal stonecrop or texas sedum; preferably out in East Texas? Thank you!
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Record Modified: 2007-10-12
Research By: Damon Waitt