What Are Hen And Chicks ? - Knowledgebase Question

Pocatello, ID
Question by rrekc0
April 21, 2001
What are Hen and Chicks and can they be grown in a rock garden?

Answer from NGA
April 21, 2001


Hen and Chicks (Echeveria) are succulent perennials with fleshy leaves growing in rosettes, and long, slender clusters of bell-shaped, nodding flowers. These plants thrive under rock garden conditions; full sunshine and dry soil suit them perfectly.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:



[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by plantmanager and is called "My Happy Hibiscus"