Sempervivum 'Gloriosum'


Sempervivum 'Gloriosum': Cultivar. Green rosettes with pale orange tips, turn a bright coppery-orange in summer. Forms a tight mat look with lots of chicks.

What You Receive

One order = one 2.0" planted pot, OR two 1.2" diameter x 1" deep plugs (make your choice above under the Plant Size option)

PLEASE NOTE: If you select 2.0" pot option, 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 2.0" pots, just let us know in your order comments.

Primary Color / Secondary Color

Green / Orange Tips

Maximum Rosette Size

2" diameter

Ideal Light Conditions

Full sun, with filtered shade in late afternoon.


Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Sempervivum Info

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'.

Color - Primary


Color - Secondary


Bloom Color

No Recurring Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 5 (-20F)

Recommended Light Conditions

Filtered / Partial Sun

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Maximum Height

Under 3"

Maximum Rosette Size

Under 3"

Growth Habit / Shape


Product Format

2.0" Square Pot

Recommended Purpose

Miniature Garden

Special Characteristic

Showy Color

Special Characteristic

Lots of Chicks