Alternative Names: Common Houseleek (Hens & Chicks)

Description: A rosette-forming alpine with succulent rosettes of deep emerald green pointed leaves, often suffused  burgundy-red. Produces purple-red flowers in summer.  

Characteristics: Height 15 cm. Spread 50 cm.

Position: Full sun, North/South/East/West

Soil Moisture: Well drain soil

Soil Type: Loam/Sand


Soil PH: Acid/Neutral/Alkaline

Uses: Banks and Slopes/City Garden/Coastal/Containers/Cottage Garden/Drought Tolerant/Ground Cover/Informal Garden/Low Maintenance/ Rock Garden/Roof.

* When you receive your plant, it may be at a different stage of growth to the image shown. Please be reassured that the plants we send will be fully rooted and fully furnished ready for the next stage of growth. 

Sempervivum tectorum 'Rubin'

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