Sedum ternatum Michx.

Three-Leaved Stonecrop, Woodland Stonecrop

Sedum ternatum plant

Family - Crassulaceae

Stems - No info. yet.

Leaves - No info. yet.

Sedum ternatum leaf

Inflorescence - No info. yet.

Sedum ternatum inflorescence

Flowers - No info. yet.

Sedum ternatum flower

Flowering - April - June.

Habitat - Shaded ledges around springs, bases of bluffs, low woods along streams.

Origin - Native to U.S.

Other info. - This little creeping plant is fairly uncommon in Missouri, only occurring in a few counties. The flowering stems are erect and typically taller than the leaves. The plant likes to be cool and moist and would make a neat rock garden subject.

Photographs taken in Linville, NC., 5-11-03.