Hens and Chicks Sempervivum spp.

  • Size

    Individual rosettes range from 1-6″ across

    Mature rosettes will produce runners that readily root in and continue to spread

  • Light Requirements

    Full sun

  • Soil and Moisture Requirements

    Medium moisture, well drained soils. Will rot if introduced to to much moisture

  • Flower Color

    Hens and Chicks will rarely flower. When they do a mature rosette will put on upward growth and produce small pink flowers at the top

  • Bloom Time

    Flowers occur when the specific rosette is declining

  • Characteristics

    Tolerances: Deer, rabbit, drought, rocky soils

    Attracts: Bees and butterflies