Sempervivum calcareum 'Mrs. Guiseppi'

Hens and Chicks

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

Leaves of blue-green deepen throughout the season to a dark puple by summer's end. This colorful evergreen cultivar has all-season interest. In a short time, a color-changing magic carpet is formed.

Height

3-6 in

Spread

6-8 in

Color

Pink

Bloom Time

June-August

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca), Stonecrop (Sedum Sunsparkler® ), Red-Leaved Thrift (Armeria maritima), New York Aster (Aster dumosus), Variegated Cheddar Pinks (Dianthus ), Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata), Ornamental Pepper (Capsicum annuum)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Containers
Ground Cover
Crafts
Evergreen
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Maroon
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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