Houseleek cultivation

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How to grow cobwed houseleek

Characteristics of Sempervivum arachnoideum



July – September. Dark pink flowers with 8 or 10 petals with a central purple line.


Scarcely, it has to be watered like cactus.

gardening pot

As a garden plant in rocky places.


In full sun.


From division. Although it can be reproduced very easily, it takes a long time to bloom.


Sandy soil with a good drainage.

Another species of “Sempervivum

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22 January, 2020

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