Making a Garden blog by Judith Adam

Judith Adam is the horticultural consultant for Garden Making magazine. Judith is a horticulturist, landscape designer and author of several best-selling gardening books, including Landscape Planning.

Shopping for a new sedum

matrona sedum

On a plant-seeking mission through several garden centres this week, I had ‘Autumn Fire’ autumn stonecrop (Sedum [Herbstfreude Group] ‘Autumn Fire’) near the top of my shopping list. This big, bold sedum is an improvement over the old favourite, Autumn Joy (S. [Herbstfreude Group] ‘Herbstfreude’), which is almost as numerous as dandelions in my garden…. 

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