Vortex Hens and Chicks

Sempervivum hybrid 'Vortex'

SKU
07790
Add exotic texture to containers or plant in mass for a unique, colorful groundcover! This clumping evergreen succulent thrives with little care in lean, well drained soil. Deep green leaves are brushed with accents of burgundy. Occasionally produces white flowers in the spring. Drought tolerant once established.
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Once established needs only occasional water.

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Botanical Pronunciationsem-per-VEE-vum
Average Size at MaturityClumping rosettes reach 2 to 4 in. tall and 6 in. wide.
Bloom TimePrized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleMediterranean, Rustic
Landscape UseContainer, Green Wall, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established needs only occasional water.

Provide a site with loose, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule of thoroughly soaking the root area once a week. As an indoor plant locate near a source of bright light.

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