spring beauty

Sempervivum ‘Spring Beauty’: A sweet green rosette that can get a touch of pink blushing on its outer leaves. This variety has light cobweb tufts at its leaf tips and turns a nice pink in winter when most Sempervivum are burgundy.

Hens & Chicks need plenty of outdoor sunlight to show their best colors and maintain a tight rosette form. They thrive in gritty, well-draining soils and pots with drainage holes. They produce new offsets or “chicks” on stolons. These chicks can be left to form tidy clusters or removed to share and transplant.

Sempervivum do most of their growing in the spring and summer, and will thrive with weekly watering and afternoon shade if temperatures exceed 80F. They are incredibly frost hardy and will happily overwinter under an insulating blanket of snow. Protect from heavy rains and standing water to prevent rot.

COLOR – PRIMARY
Green / Lime
COLOR – SECONDARY
Pink
BLOOM COLORPink Bloom
COLD HARDINESS
Zone 5 (-20F)
RECOMMENDED LIGHT CONDITIONS
Filtered / Partial Sun, Full Sun
MAXIMUM HEIGHT
Under 3″
MAXIMUM ROSETTE SIZE
3″ – 4″
GROWTH HABIT / SHAPE
Rosette
SEASONALITYWinter dormant partial
SPECIAL CHARACTERISTIC
Easy to Propagate, Pet Safe

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