Hens and Chicks

Hens and Chicks


“Hens and Chicks” is just one variety of Sempervivum, plants that are composed of tufted leaves that form in grey, silver, green, rose, burgundy, or olive rosettes in many shapes and textures. They spread quickly and are often used as ground cover in dry, mostly sunny locations, but need protection from extreme sun exposure. They are frost resistant.

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Type of Plant: Perennial Succulent

Distinguishing Characteristics: Succulent that forms rosettes of fleshy leaves in many shapes and textures.

Water Use: Moderate

Flower Color: Various

Sun/Location: Full to Part Sun