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Sedum valens

Sedum valens Björk

Idaho Stonecrop, Salmon River Stonecrop

Crassulaceae (Stonecrop family)


USDA Symbol: SEVA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Biennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Rosette of leaves up to about 1 inch tall by 4 inches across. Up to about 5 inches tall in flower.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May


Native Habitat: Steep granite canyon walls.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2020-10-29
Research By: CBR

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