Hens and chicks (Sempervivum) is very unusual plant. You can have a plant in your garden very similar to African succulents regardless of the climate in which you live.
Maples are such wonderful plants that you wish there were as many of them as possible. Personally, I like the Japanese maples best because of their compact size and split leaves. However, you may have some problems when you decide to grow these trees.
There are never too many beautiful plants, especially when it comes to Hens And Chicks. There are a huge number of different colors, shapes, and sizes of this succulent. Variety size and color greatly affect their property multiply.
There are two main ways of propagation sempervivum vegetative (daughter plants) and generative (by seeds). I tried two of these ways and want to share my experience with you and give you some tips.
In nature, many plants can be dangerous for humans and various animals. Some of these plants are grown in the garden as ornamental plants. There are even such people who grow poisonous plants indoors. Today we find out if Hens & Chicks are poisonous.
As you may already know, sempervivum is a drought-resistant plant, it can accumulate water in the leaves and does not require frequent watering. These guidelines are full of the Internet, but this is not entirely true. Hens and Chicks can do without water for a long time, but it will not grow vigorously in drought.
Many years ago, I started growing sempervivum, during which time I had a lot of experience on how to do it better. Today we’ll talk about how much sunlight Hens and Chicks needs, whether this plant can tolerate shade, and we’ll discuss a few other issues.
Here is the time to discuss wintering sempervivum. Some gardeners doubt that this gentle succulent can withstand severe frost since its “brothers” of haworthia and echeveria are unable to withstand the cold.
Jovibarba (Sempervivum) heuffelii is unique among the genus sempervivum, such unique colors have no other species. Due to the fact that the color of these plants persists throughout the season and the complexity of reproduction, these plants are rare among collectors.
Sempervivum montanum is a perennial succulent, with naturally occurring plants of green color. For gardeners and collectors displayed a large number of decorative varieties. There are also 6 subspecies of sempervivum montanum, some of which have a yellow leaf tint.
This species of sempervivum is different from other representatives of the genus, some botanists distinguish it in a separate genus Jovibarba. The average size of the rosettes is 1.5 inches, the maximum size is 3 inches. Plants of this species are mainly green in color, sometimes having dark red leaf tips, and there are varieties …