Sempervivum 'Purple Beauty'

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Hens and Chicks

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Purple-bronze rosettes that produce baby chicks are quite a display in a rock garden, container or as a border plant. Rosy-red flowers add to the excitement in the summer.

Height

3-8 Inches

Spread

15 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

June-August

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Succulent foliage requires dry, well drained soil.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum), Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata), Woolly Thyme (Thymus pseudolanuginosus), Carpathian Harebell (Campanula carpatica), English Lavender (Perennial) (Lavandula angustifolia), Lavender (Lavendula intermedia), Pinks (Dianthus Scent First® ), Stonecrop (Sedum Sunsparkler® ), Blue Fescue (Festuca )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Evergreen
Containers
Ground Cover
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Purple
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Winter
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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