I generally take a single stem of the subject sedum and cut it back to the ground. BTW many of these techniques also work really well on herbs. Stem cuttings root easily if allowed to callous before planting. Matrona Sedum is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. With its upright habit of growth, it is best suited for use as a 'thriller' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination; plant it near the center of the … of the fleshy water storing roots in early spring; each growing point will make a new crown eventually. Use Sedum Matrona in borders and beds to add height behind other lower growing hardy succulents. Sedum telephium 'Matrona', Hylotelephium 'Matrona', Millennium plant, Stonecrop 'Matrona', Sedum 'Matrona' Genus. Wait a week or two and check for roots. Treat the cutting with rooting hormone. Variety or Cultivar 'Matrona' _ 'Matrona' is a clump-forming perennial with fleshy, silvery-green leaves, flushed red around the edges, and dark purple stems bearing corymbs of pink flowers in autumn. No need to worry about using only the tip portion, although others will say to take only the soft tips of the sedum for propagation. Tough yet delightful, beloved by butterflies and bees, these succulent perennials flourish even in lean and mean soil. Sedum is a tough plant that will grow in nearly any condition, including drought and even poor, rocky soil, as long as the soil drains well. Asserting a decidedly horizontal element to the garden, long-lasting flat umbels of starry flowers emerge from buds in broccoli-like clusters. They are sometimes included within the genus Sedum Details ... Propagation Propagate by division in spring. Display each plant's location on a map of the JCRA's beds by clicking on the bed numbers. Synonyms Sedum 'Matrona' Sedum telephium 'Matrona' Family Crassulaceae Genus Hylotelephium are succulent perennials with heads of small star-shaped flowers in summer to autumn. Any part you cut off to thin or shape the plant can be transplanted into the ground. Matrona Stonecrop is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. The cultivars―Herbstfreude, Bertram Anderson, Matrona, and Ruby Glow―have been awarded the Royal Horticultural Society’s Award of Garden Merit. Place the leaf in moist sand. As with most succulents, propagation of a sedum is extremely easy. Propagate by division. Leaves may root where they fall. Food Source The leaves of Sedum reflexum, also known as stone orpine , are often used as herbs or in salads in Europe. Sedum is a cinch to start from leaf cuttings. I can then cut this into 3-4 smaller pieces for propagation if desired. Sedum Stonecrop. 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