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Data specific to Sempervivum (Edit)
Hybrid: Yes
Hybridizer: BERNHARD ROLLICH
Country of Origin: (DE) Germany
Year of registration: 1992

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: It may be several years before it blooms
Uses: Provides winter interest
Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Stratify seeds: Stratifying seeds may improve germination, but is not required
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Monocarpic

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The Top Sempervivums and SedumsThe Top Sempervivums and Sedums
By dave on October 4, 2014

Sempervivum and Sedum are the cornerstone genera of hardy succulents, so let's have a look at the most popular of these fun plants.

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Photo gallery:
Location: in Volkmar Schara's nursery; GermanyDate: 2015-06-02
By turini
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Location: Fernwood Nursery, UKImage courtesy of Howard Wills / Fernwood Nursery
By Patty
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