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Rhodiola rhodantha (Redpod stonecrop)
Beckers, Eric

Rhodiola rhodantha

Rhodiola rhodantha (A. Gray) H. Jacobsen

Redpod Stonecrop, Rose Crown, Queen's Crown, Red Orpine

Crassulaceae (Stonecrop Family)

Synonym(s): Clementsia rhodantha, Sedum rhodanthum

USDA Symbol: RHRH4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: To about 1 foot in height.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AZ , CO , MT , NM , UT , WY

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhodiola rhodantha in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhodiola rhodantha in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhodiola rhodantha


Record Modified: 2023-03-22
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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