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Sedum stenopetalum (Wormleaf stonecrop)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Sedum stenopetalum

Sedum stenopetalum Pursh

Wormleaf Stonecrop

Crassulaceae (Stonecrop Family)


USDA Symbol: SEST2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall when flowering.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Yellow to almost white.


USA: CA , ID , MT , OR , WA , WY
Canada: AB , BC

Growing Conditions

Drought Tolerance: High

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View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 36 - Jepson eFlora (2019) The Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-12-15
Research By: TWC Staff

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