Hens and Chicks

Hens and Chicks

Sempervivum tectorum


Evergreen succulent.

Blooms star-shaped, red flowers.  Thick, fleshy pads arranged in rosettes. The larger rosette is the “Hen” which produces little rosettes “chicks”.

Bloom Period: Summer

Mature Height: 2” to 4” (5 cm to 10 cm)

Mature Spread: 3” to 4” (7.5 cm to 10 cm)

Growth Rate: Moderate

More Details

Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade

Drought tolerant

Garden Tips: Great for rock gardens.
Shallow planting.
Water occasionally.