Mt. Hood Hens & Chicks

Sempervivum 'Mt. Hood'

SKU
05388
Mounding succulent perennial makes an excellent ground cover when planted in mass groupings. Foliage is an attractive, rosy red with tips edged in yellowish-green. Small flower spikes are creamy white. Thrives in lean, rocky, well-drained soils. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturitySlow spreader 6 in. tall, 3-6 in. wide.
Bloom TimeRose mauve blooms
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseMass Planting, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Provide well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Foliage coloration may fluctuate seasonally. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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