Red Cobweb Hens and Chicks

Sempervivum arachnoideum 'Rubrum'

SKU
06997
Tiny gray-green rosettes are covered with fine cobweb-like hairs. Spreads slowly to make a dense mat. Foliage flushes red in spring; deep pink flowers appear in summer. This drought tolerant perennial is perfect for planting in crevices of stone walkways and walls. Attractive in containers. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationsem-per-VEE-vum a-rak-NOY-dee-um RU-brum
Average Size at MaturitySlow spreader to 4 inches tall, 12 inches wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring and Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleMediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Provide loose, well-drained soil. Once established, needs only occasional watering. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. As an indoor plant locate near a source of bright light.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 10

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