groundcover, succulent

Sempervivum species | Hens and Chicks

Sempervivum is a collection of succulents that work well as small-space groundcovers, in containers or tucked between rocks and boulders. Many species and selections are available in a range of sizes and leaf colors. It is important to plant in soil with good drainage and don't overwater. Canopy coverage: 1 square foot.

Water Requirement: low, moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 1 feet wide


Foliage Color: light green, gray-green, purple

Flower Color: yellow, red, white, pink, green

Flower Season: summer