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Staff Favorite:

Cynthia Rees

"I love Sedum 'Gold Dot' in the garden and in the home. This is a nugget of goodness."

— Cynthia

Sedum japonicum 'Gold Dot'

Hardy Stonecrop
  • Sedum 'Gold Dot' is a succulent in the Garden Geek Collection.
  • With a compact, slow growing habit, Sedum 'Gold Dot' forms perfect, tight mounds, making it an excellent choice for planting in unique containers and terrariums.
  • Sedum 'Gold Dot' is a low maintenance plant, requiring infrequent watering, and easily naturalizing in rocky soils.

Interesting Notes:

Sedum 'Gold Dot' is a favorite of Martha Stewart, and was a gift Lloyd presented on his first appearance on the Martha Stewart Show in 2010.

Height: 2-4 in

Spread: 6-8 in

Color: Gold


  • Container
  • Mass Planting
  • Edging
  • Border or Bed
  • Ground Cover
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Combination
  • Rock Garden
  • Great Foliage

Combo Usage:

  • Spiller (edges, cascade)


  • Garden Geek


  • Partial Sun
  • Morning Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Low Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Gold

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer(Foliage)
  • Spring(Foliage)
  • Fall(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Dry

Soil pH Requirements:

  • Medium, 5.7-6.2

Vigor Rating:

  • Tortoise