Definitions of sedum
  1. noun
    any of various plants of the genus Sedum
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    any of various northern temperate plants of the genus Sedum having fleshy leaves and red or yellow or white flowers
    Sedum rosea, midsummer-men, rose-root
    Eurasian mountain plant with fleshy pink-tipped leaves and a cluster of yellow flowers
    Sedum telephium, live-forever, livelong, orpin, orpine
    perennial northern temperate plant with toothed leaves and heads of small purplish-white flowers
    Sedum acre, wall pepper
    mossy European creeping sedum with yellow flowers; widely introduced as a ground cover
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    herb, herbaceous plant
    a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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