Sempervivum Tectorum

  • $8.00

Fern Farm favicon Description

  • Sempervivum Tectorum 'Hen and Chicks' is a large growing succulent.
  • Single heads grow to approximately 20 cm in diameter, in the right conditions. Clumps measure larger.
  • Chicks appear a couple of times throughout the year and if left attached, they’ll form a dense clump.
  • If the chicks are removed, the mother plant will grow larger in size.

Fern Farm favicon Position & Care

  • Sempervivum Tectorum can burn in the hottest days of summer and may need to be protected, though well-established plants should be fine.
  • Will grow in full sun in autumn, winter and spring.
  • In the ground this plant is quite self-sufficient, once established. Water only in prolonged droughts.
  • In pots water frequently in summer, but let the soil dry up between watering again.
  • Likes free draining potting mix.

Fern Farm favicon Suggestions

  • Looks fantastic in pots, on its own or, as a part of an arrangement.
  • The pots should be at least 15 cm in diameter.
  • Can be planted around edges of a garden, or in rockeries. 
  • The large rosettes look great mass planted in succulent gardens

Fern Farm faviconYour Plant

    • Plants are sent bare rooted (without pot or soil).
    • The root system will be sufficiently developed.
    • The plant will have been growing in a 10 cm pot or larger.
    • The plant will be at least 9 cm in diameter.
    • Plants are sent on Mondays and Tuesdays, so they arrive before the weekend.
    • Due to restrictions, we cannot post plants to WA, NT or TAS.
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    • Please choose your plant carefully as we do not provide refunds if you simply change your mind. Read our Refund Policy
    • If you have any questions about Sempervivum Tectorum, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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