Sempervivum tectorum (Boissieri): Lovely shades of pinks with coral on the edges of the tips, add gray tones and you have the unusual coloring of this type. True to form of the tectorum, it is a good grower, with lots of chicks and medium long stolons.
What You Receive
One order = one 2.0" planted pot
PLEASE NOTE: The number of rosettes included depends on plant size. For example, if rosette is large and fills the pot, you might receive one rosette planted in the pot. If rosettes are relatively small, you might receive 3 (or more) planted in the pot. If you have a preference for rosette size in 2.5" pots, just let us know in your order comments.
Primary Color / Secondary Color
Pink / Gray / Green
Maximum Rosette Size
Ideal Light Conditions
Full sun, with filtered shade in late afternoon.
Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Best planted in clusters, Sempervivum throw new offsets (chicks) each spring. Once a plant blooms, it dies, but the chicks carry on for future years, maturing and making their own offsets. Common names are 'Hens & Chicks' and 'Houseleeks'.