Sempervivum altum grow and care – succulent of the genus Sempervivum also known as Houseleeks or Hens and Chicks, Sempervivum altum perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 4+.
Leaves color can be: green, purple, red, yellow or orange, the shape elliptic to wedge shape with pointed top.
Sempervivum altum flower
Flower color can be: pink, purple, grow in inflorescence grow on stems.
Sempervivum altum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Sempervivum altum growing and care:
Can survive frost but better without, well-drained soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? Yes (if you want to have the same as the parents) Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring / Summer Recommended planting season? ? Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Just old leaves Size of the plant? 15-40 cm, 6-16 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Pink to purple flowers, grow in inflorescence grow on stems Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Succulent
Colored leaves, Drought tolerant plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Orange leaves, Purple leaf, Red leaves, Yellow leaf
Pink flower, Purple flower