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Hylotelephium spectabile (Boreau) H. Ohba

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Hylotelephium H. Ohba (ムラサキベンケイソウ)
Oobenkeisou (オオベンケイソウ), showy stonecrop, ice plant and butterfly stonecrop
Lifeform: perennial forb
Distribution: China - Korea
Habitat: valleys, rocky cliffs and damp places along woodlands
Leaf: succulent
Use: gardening, including groundcover

Sedum spectabile Boreau
Anacampseros spectabilis (Bor.) Jord. et Fourr.
Hylotelephium spectabile var. angustifolium (Kitagawa) S. H. Fu, discarded


Hylotelephium spectabile in Hokkaido

Sedum1 Sedum2 Sedum3
Sedum4 Sedum5 Sedum6
[1-3] in a parking lot near Kiccho Restaurant, Jozankei, Sapporo, on September 23 2017. [4-6] on a rock garden in Hokkaido University Botanic Garden on September 30 2023.