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New for 2015 – SunSparkler® xSedoro ‘Blue Elf’ ppaf

New for 2015 –  World’s very first Sedum x Orostachys hybrid! Nearly seven years ago, Chris carefully crossed a Sedum species with Orostachys and “patiently” awaited the results. Several seedlings emerged from his cross and during the past six years of outdoor field trial evaluations, it was decided to select the best, most compact, darkest […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum 'Lime Twister' ppaf

New for 2015 – SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Twister’ ppaf

WOW! It has finally happened and we are so excited! One of our best selling groundcover SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’ has produced a variegated branch sport featuring stunning cream-colored edges on every leaf. We’ve named this wonderfully colorful new groundcover SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Twister’ after its parent ‘Lime Zinger’. This ultra-cool plant was discovered in […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum Dazzleberry on 7-26-13

Summer foliage of SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’

Landscapers and gardeners alike are contacting me with their appreciation of the spring and summer foliage show on SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’. I shot this image showing Dazzleberry in late July of 2013 as it turns a rich purple-blue and is loaded with buds for its upcoming flower show in late August.         […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum Jade Tuffet on 8-24-13

New for 2014 – SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Jade Tuffet’ ppaf

It’s taken nearly 6 years and over 3,000 seedlings to create this exciting new inter-specific hybrid SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Jade Tuffet’.  This newest addition to the SunSparkler® Sedum program was selected for its 14″ tall ultra-compact habit and unique narrow leaves which are smothered in large trusses of dark pink flowers in late summer.     […]

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NEW for 2014 – SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Firecracker’ ppaf

NEW, 6″ tall groundcover SunSparkler® Sedum with shiny cherry-red foliage from April thru November! Plants form 6″ tall and 18″ wide mounds of colorful foliage which combines superbly with other drought-proof perennials. Firecracker’s compact habit also allows for a multitude of uses including mixed container plantings on your deck, edging along walkways, and green roof […]

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Colorful Foliage on SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’

‘Dazzleberry’ was selected not only for its giant 8″ raspberry flowerheads, but also for its pearl-blue foliage which changes colors and intensifies throughout the growing season. This first picture shows the bright spring & early summer foliage color.           This close-up allows you to see the contrasting pink-red stem coloration against […]

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GIANT 8″ flowers on SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’

I first selected SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’ out of a field of 4,000 seedlings.  It was chosen for its extremely compact habit, showy blue-gray foliage, and GIANT flowerheads!   Over the next 5 years, ‘Dazzleberry’ continued to impress me with its immense globes of blooms.  I used a soccer ball to help give some scale to […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’

SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’ continues to fascinate me with its wonderful ability to form a multitude of crowns and present a very full gallon specimen which is perfect for garden center displays as well as the home gardener! This picture was taken on June 8, 2013 and shows ‘Lime Zinger’ in a 1-gallon nursery pot. […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum Lime Zinger

SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’

SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’ was the third Sedum selected for this exciting new series of ultra-hardy Sedums. Lime Zinger was chosen from a field of 3,000 seedlings based on its bright lime-green foliage which is surrounded by a cherry-red picotee edge. Its compact 4″ tall x 18″ wide growth habit makes it a superb new […]

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SunSparkler® Sedum Dazzleberry

SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’

SunSparkler® Sedum ‘Dazzleberry’ – This was my very first introduction and I selected from a field of 4,000 seedlings in west Michigan. This exciting new groundcover Sedum only grows to 8″ tall x 18″ wide, but has HUGE 9″ flowerheads held above disease-free dusky-blue foliage.Key Benefits Include:

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