Silver King Hens & Chicks
Sempervivum 'Silver King'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
CHECK RETAILERS FOR AVAILABILITY:
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; rosettes form clumps 4 to 6 in. tall, 9 to 12 in. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Green Wall, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Dwarf Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides); Salvia (Salvia); Yarrow (Achillea); Aloe (Aloe); Sedum (Sedum)|
Thrives in lean, fast-draining, gravelly or rocky soils. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established in landscape, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Water container plants when soil surface is dry. Avoid excess winter moisture. Fertilize lightly in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9