Plant Identification Database:
Crassulaceae (Sedum)
Order: Rosales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: SizeSurface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Sessile Fleshy; Succulent 4 parts; 5 parts White; Yellow; Red; Pink Clustered <1" S: few (<10)
Ditch stonecrop Penthorum sedoides Penthorum Wetland Ditch stonecrop Penthorum sedoides
Mossy stonecrop Sedum acre Sedum Mossy stonecrop Sedum acre
Roseroot Sedum rosea Sedum Alternate, Sessile Obovate Entire A: Acute; B: Obtuse Fleshy 4 parts, P: IInflexed Red/Pink/Orange; Yellow Head-flat-topped, Terminal Spring Herb, Erect Leaf raw; Stem raw; Root raw Wolf Pass Rio Grande NF CO Roseroot Sedum rosea golden root, rose root, western roseroot, Aaron's rod, Arctic root, king's crown, lignum rhodium, orpin rose
Orpine Sedum telephium Sedum Alternate, Petiole short (<1/2 leaf length) Whole, Oblong Serrate A: Obtuse; B: Obtuse Fleshy; Glaucous 5 parts, P: Separated; Acute Red/Pink/Orange; Blue/Violet Panicle, Terminal Summer Herb, <1', Erect Purple Waste places Orpine; Sedum telephium Live-forever
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: SizeSurface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY