Black Hens and Chicks
Mounding succulent perennial makes an excellent ground cover when planted in mass groupings. Foliage is an attractive, bright green with tips edged in purple. Small flower spikes are frosty white. Thrives in lean, rocky, well-drained soils. Evergreen.
|Key feature:||Rock Garden Plant|
|Garden styles:||Contemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Cold hardiness zones:||4 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Average landscape size:||Slow spreader 4 - 6 in. tall, 12 in. wide.|
|Landscape uses:||Mass Planting, Rock Garden|
|Blooms:||Occasional white flowers in summer.|
|Retailers for this plant:|
Click here to learn more about this plant from Learn2Grow.