Definition of sedum in English:

sedum

Syllabification: se·dum
Pronunciation: /ˈsēdəm
 
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noun

  • A widely distributed fleshy-leaved plant with small star-shaped yellow, pink, or white flowers, grown as an ornamental.
    • Genus Sedum, family Crassulaceae: many species, including the stonecrops
    More example sentences
    • Lift and divide overcrowded clumps of perennials, including campanulas, daylilies, hostas, peonies, sedums, and Shasta daisies.
    • When new leaves appear, divide dumps of asters, bellflowers, chrysanthemums, daylilies, sedums, Shasta daisies, and yarrow.
    • They feature specimens from three unthirsty groups of plants - sedums, sempervivums, and yuccas - all of which display handsome foliage year-round, with a bonus of seasonal bloom.

Origin

from modern Latin, denoting a houseleek.

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