yellow stonecrop

Asked May 15, 2018, 4:03 PM EDT

friends gave me some fo these stonecropgrowing all over her yard
they are yellow
she told me it is stonecrop but cannot identify which kind
they are low growing, nice ground cover
can u identify?
she told me not to bother to plant them, just throw it and step on it
i have been digging a ho;e for them, thanks

Calvert County Maryland invasive groundcover sedum sarmentosum

1 Response

This looks like Sedum sarmentosum, gold moss stonecrop. It is invasive. Keep any eye on it and make sure it does not spread in open areas and near woods. It is easy to remove and discard in the trash by handpulling.
https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/problems/invasive-plant-list

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