Sempervivum growing succulent of the genus Sempervivum also known as Houseleeks or Hens and Chicks, Sempervivum perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate or as houseplant.
Leaves color can be: green, blue, purple, red, yellow or orange, the shape elliptic to wedge shape, can be: hairy leaf like velvet, pointed top, wavy leaf.
Flower color can be: pink, purple, peach white, yellow, green or orange some cultivars have darker color in the middle, the multi petals flowers grow in inflorescence grow on stems.
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Requirements for growing Sempervivum:
Can survive frost but better without, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing Sempervivum:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction in Sempervivum?
Yes (if you want to have the same as the parents)
Difficulties/Problems with growing Sempervivum:
When is the best time to plant a Sempervivum plant:
Spring / Summer
Pests and diseases in Sempervivum:
When is the best time to prune a Sempervivum plant?
How to prune a Sempervivum:
Just old leaves
What is the size of a Sempervivum plant?
Growth speed in Sempervivum:
Sempervivum Irrigation Water Management:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Sempervivum:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
It is possible to grow Sempervivum indoor?
Growing Sempervivum is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Sempervivum bloom?
General information about the flower:
Multi petals flowers can be: pink, green, purple, peach white, yellow or orange some cultivars have darker color in the middle, the flowers grow in inflorescence grow on stems.