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Chiastophyllum oppositifolium 'Solar Yellow'
Common Name: Lamb's Tail Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Chiastophyllum oppositifolium 'Solar Yellow'
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Like a groundcover sedum dreaming of being a golden chain tree! Chiastophyllum 'Solar Yellow' is a hardy evergreen perennial with large, fleshy, ovate leaves suitable for rockeries, border edges or containers. Starting in mid-spring through the summer, it blooms with bright yellow pendulous flowers on brownish stems. Well-drained soil is necessary for successful cultivation.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Western Russia
Native Habitat:
Wet crevices and banks in shady mountain areas.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-8'  Bloom TimeSpring - Summer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposurePart Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem ColourBurgundy 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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