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Sempervivum Black

Hens and Chicks

Large, flattish rosettes of bright green tongue-like leaves are heavily overlaid with dark purple to black on their outer 2/3's. Very distinctive! After flowering, the mother plant (hen) dies to make room for the offsets (chicks). Deer resistant.


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  • Category:Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:4-9
  • Height:4-6 Inches
  • Spread:6-8 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Pink

Grow sun to light shade in poor to moderately fertile, sharply drained soil. Useful in strawberry pots, tucked in crevices, and in rock gardens.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
July
Foliage Color
Green
Purple