Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Dry
Growth Rate in the Garden
Slow
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Spring
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Bloom Color
Pink
Attributes
Easy to Grow
Ground Cover
Drought Tolerant
Container
Evergreen
Rock Garden
Water Requirements
Requires excellent drainage, drought tolerant

Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Forest Frost'

Hens and Chicks

Extremely drought tolerant sempervivum with "spiderwebs" on it. Prefers full sun and is hardy in zones 2-9, it is best not to over water this plant. It is a very slow grower, and is great for planters.

Height:

1-4 in

Spacing:

12-36"

Hardiness Zone:

2-9

Bloom Time:

Summer

Bloom Color:

Light Pink

Sempervivum (sem-per-vy'-vum)

Family: Crassulaceae · Common Name: Hens and Chicks

The fascinating combination of varied colors and forms of Hens and Chicks contributes to the diversity of the landscape. Its outstanding texture makes it a unique ground cover or addition to rock gardens. Needs well-drained soil. Blooms in midsummer.

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