Reflexed Stonecrop - Sedum rupestre
Short, creeping, greyish plant that forms mats and with erect flowering stems. Leaves linear, cylindrical 8 to 20 mm, pointed falling when dead. Flowers bright or pale yellow, 14 to 15 mm, drooping in bud, often with 7 petals.
Rocky places such as quarry banks, walls and stony paths.
June to August.
Widespread but occasional in the Southern half of Britain, scarce in Northern Scotland.
Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 33 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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