Kamchatka Stonecrop - Sedum kamtschaticum

    Alt Name
    Russian Stonecrop
    Description

    A spreading plant with scalloped green leaves and clusters of bright yellow star like flowers it can form quite a dense carpet over small areas of ground.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    A casual escape from cultivation and rarely found far from habitation.

    When to see it

    Flowers July to September.

    Life History

    Perennial.

    UK Status

    Widespread but little recorded in Britain as an escape from cultivation.

    VC55 Status

    Uncommon as a casual escape from cultivation in Leicestershire and Rutland. It was not recorded in the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map