Scientific Name: Sempervivum tectorum Form: Mounded
Common Name:roof houseleek, hens and chicks Texture:Medium
Family Name:CrassulaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Ground cover, Herbaceous perennial, Succulent or Cacti Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Spiraled, Succulent, Pubescent, Obovate, Entire, Ciliate
Flowers: Cyme, (Floriferous), Pink, Purple, Red, Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Follicle, Brown, Sep- Aug
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Ground cover, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Leaves in a rosette with flower stalks that rise up over the foliage.