Rollers (Sempervivum globiferum subsp. preissianum 'from Belianske Tatras') in the Jovibarbas Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Sempervivum globiferum subsp. preissianum Accepted
Jovibarba hirta subsp. preissiana Synonym

Also sold as:
'from Belansky Tatra'
'from Belansky Tatry'

Data specific to Jovibarbas (Edit)
Country of Origin: (SK) Slovakia
Other Details: Belianske Tatry / northern Slovakia
Size: Small 1/2" to 21/2"
Soil type: Dry
Well drained
Loamy / Medium
Sandy / light
Good draining potting mix
Other: The soil type will depend on what your weather conditions are like.
Uses: Accent
Containers
Pest resistant
Other: Matt forming over time.

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
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Provides winter interest
Suitable for miniature gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Stratify seeds: Stratifing seeds may improve germination, but is not required
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Will not come true from seed
Other info: Jovibarba cross polinate easily. But sowing seed can bring some interesting results.
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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Comments:
Posted by CDsSister (Greenwood Village, CO - Zone 5b) on Jun 7, 2013 11:18 AM

The tiny rollers almost get lost in the planting material.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Jovibarba hirta f/Belansky Tatra by valleylynn Jun 7, 2013 1:08 PM 1
Sempervivum globiferum subsp. preissianum 'from Belianske Tatras' by valleylynn Oct 24, 2013 4:46 PM 8
Banner for January 28, 2017 by tcstoehr by tcstoehr Jan 28, 2017 7:29 AM 6
Sempervivum and Jovibarba chat & photos 2017 by valleylynn Jan 2, 2018 7:45 PM 3,238
Sempervivum & Jovibarba chat & photos 2013 by PiaLouiseSourvi Jan 17, 2014 10:44 AM 3,933

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