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Data specific to Sempervivum (Edit)
Hybridizer: ENID MILTON
Country of Origin: (UK) United Kingdom
Year of registration: 1980
Other Details: Started producing chicks second week of April, PNW zone 8
Awards: AGM: 2008
Size: Medium 2 1/2" to 4"
Soil type: Dry
Well draining
Loamy / Medium
Sandy / light
Other: The soil type will depend on what your weather conditions are like. Just make sure it drains well.
Foliage: Smooth
Other: Gray-green leaves richly covered with rose tints.
Water: Very low
Average
Does not like wet feet
Uses: Accent
Containers
Pests and Diseases: Pest resistant
Availability: Easy to find
Toxicity: Low risk
None
Possible skin irritant to some people

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
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
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: Willamette Valley, Oregon Date: 2015-07-23
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-04-16
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Location: Liberty, UtahDate: 2020-08-04
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Date: 2013-02-12
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-04-07
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Location: WashingtonDate: 2016-03-08
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Date: 2013-06-12
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2017-07-15
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Location: Washington 8bDate: 2018-04-08
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Date: 2018-06-10
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Date: 2013-06-12
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Date: 2013-06-12
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Location: ,Front Royal,VaDate: 2013-05-17
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-04-07
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Location: Liberty, UtahDate: 2020-05-15
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Location: KALAMA WA
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