Sedum telephioides

Allegheny Stonecrop

Names and Myths

Sedum sitting

telephioides resembling Telephium for Telephus son of Hercules.

Allegheny Stonecrop

Natural history / Folklore

Plant can be grown from a leaf fragment, hence the name live-for-ever. This species is normally found on Cliffs and Outcrops in the Mountains.

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September. Large obovate or oval leaves that are sessile on the flowering stem. Flowers white to pale pink petals. Flowering into late summer.