Sedum spectabile 'Autumn Fire' is an improved version of Sedum 'Autumn Joy' that should hold up better to the elements. 'Autumn Fire' has thicker stems, a tighter growth habit and pink flowers that age to a brighter red. Also known as Stonecrop, Sedum spectabile 'Autumn Fire' is an upright perennial that is great for the border, rock garden or "hot spot" planting, such as by the mailbox or between driveways.
Sedum spectabile 'Autumn Fire' prefers full sun and moist to dry, well-drained soil. It is drought tolerant and suitable for coastal plantings.