Sempervivum in Shallow Containers: My succulent containers

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Sempervivum in Shallow Containers

By goldfinch4
March 14, 2013

Sempervivums do well in shallow containers. You can even plant in a large saucer. Be creative!

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Aug 16, 2013 4:19 PM CST

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Name: Chris
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Aug 17, 2013 2:50 AM CST
Hi Earthchild, and welcome to ATP! Welcome! Looks like the succulent bug bit you. Big Grin Very nice collection of plants, and I love all the pretty containers you used also. Are you located in an area where they can remain outside all year?

Hope you come and join us in the sempervivum forum and also the cactus and tender succulents forum
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Aug 17, 2013 10:53 AM CST
Yes, the succulent bug did bite me too!
I was into growing tropical fruits, flowers, bulbs and I am just fascinated by the color & variety in succulents.
I must apologize for the quality of my photos. They are taken through my old I-phone. As my teenage old son points out, "What else do you expect from your phone camera!" Big Grin

I live in Northern California, Sempervivums should be okay in the outdoors all year. To give my Echeverias protection from the little frost we get I have planted them under the protection of some taller plants and our roof awning. They get plenty of sunlight here but are protected from frost. This will be the first winter for them, I am keeping my fingers crossed that they will be okay.
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