House Leek, Hen And Chicks (Sempervivum calcareum)


Scientific Name: Sempervivum calcareum
Common Name: House leek, Hen And Chicks
Description of facts and concepts: Long-lived succulents will multiply and live for years if dry enough. Individual crowns die after flowering.
Seed or division information: Offsets may be pulled off and planted at any time
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): June W4
Garden Name: Sunny Garden
Color of Flower: Pink
Height: 12″
Spread: 10″
Family: Stonecrop
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Sand, gravel. shale
Soil: Dry to Wet Dry
Light: Sun to Shade Full sun
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-8

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