Common houseleek cultivation

Sempervivum tectorum

HOW TO GROW HENS AND CHIKENS

Characteristics of the plant

HENS AND CHICKENS

flower

July - september. Flowers till 3 cm with 13 petals and purple filaments. Reddish leaves.

water

Scarcely, it has to be watered like cactus.

gardening pot

As a garden plant in rocky places.

weather

In full sun.

shovel

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

soil

Sandy soil with a good drainage.



Another species of "Sempervivum"

Sempervivum aracnoideum------------------ Cobwed houseleek

Sempervivum caucasicum ----------------..........

Sempervivum ciliosum -------------------............

Sempervivum x fauconnetti----------------............

Sempervivum grandiflorum--------------- Yellow houseleek

Sempervivum montanum----------------- Mountain houseleek

Sempervivum wulfenii--------------------- Yellow houseleek

punto rojo More information about plants cultivation in the listing above.

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