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Hens and Chicks Silverine

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Overview
Silverine is the Hens and Chicks with silver petals and rose-colored edging. 4 inches tall, 8 inches wide. (Sempervivum)
key features
Botanical Name
Sempervivum
Advantages
Container Planting, Small Spaces
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Well Draining, Dry, Average
Mature Height
3-4" tall
Mature Spread
6-8" wide
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer

Description

Hens and Chicks Silverine will light up any hot sunny area with spreading color. Stays very short.

About the Sedums: These perennial plants enjoy gritty, fast-draining soil, and must have full hot sun. They're really desert plants, so give them sharp drainage. (Sedums are often called Succulents, due to their thickened moisture-retentive leaves, and yes, the short ones include the famous Hen and Chicks from grandmothers garden.)

Once Sedums are established, you've assured yourself of loads of perennial interest for the later months when most garden flowers are gone.