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Sedum 'touchdown teak'
I'm becoming a big fan of Sedums such easy plants to grow and admire,
Touchdown teak is a lovely upright, spreading perennial with whorls of thickly fleshy, intensely glossy, purple-brown leaves with red-brown new growth. Dense, flattened heads of small, star-shaped rose-red flowers, loved by bees, during autumn. well drained soil, colouring best in sun. 45cm.