PlantsSempervivum→Hen and Chicks (Sempervivum 'Pacific Plum Fuzzy')

Trade name information:
Series: Pacific
Cultivar name: 'Pacific Plum Fuzzy'
Common names:
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Also sold as:
Plum Fuzzy

Data specific to Sempervivum (Edit)
Hybrid: Yes
Hybridizer: Gary Gossett
Country of Origin: (US) United States
Year of registration: 1992
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: Other: Green with plum shading.
Water: Very low
Average
Does not like wet feet
Uses: Accent
Containers
Pests and Diseases: Pest resistant
Availability: Easy to find
Source: SMG Succulent
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
Partial or Dappled 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

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Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USADate: 2013-07-06
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-08-18
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3.01.11 - SE (Middle TN) Zone 6a - New
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Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USADate: 2013-07-18
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-04-02
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Location: Zone 7A NCDate: 2011-11-21
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Location: my garden zone 7b NC, USADate: 2013-07-13
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-02-22
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-04-02
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