Hen and Chicks (Sempervivum 'Lynn's Spin') in the Sempervivum Database

Data specific to Sempervivum (Edit)
Hybrid: Yes
Hybridizer: Lynn Smith
Country of Origin: (US) United States
Year of registration: 2017
Size: Medium 2 1/2" to 4"
Large - 4" to 9"
Foliage: Cilia
Tufts

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
Groundcover
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
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Monocarpic
Parentage: Unknown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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A Park Ride by webesemps Nov 13, 2017 8:04 PM 1
Competition - Biggest Semp by schrecka Jun 14, 2018 10:26 PM 58
2018 Hybridizing Clinic Sale by valleylynn Feb 24, 2018 10:46 PM 19
Mark's Semp Planter Project 2018 by AntMan01 Aug 18, 2018 3:12 AM 120
Sempervivum Chat & photos 2018 by CDsSister Aug 18, 2018 4:03 AM 2,314
Kevin Vaughn Hybridizing Clinic April 27-29, 2018 by valleylynn Aug 18, 2018 12:03 AM 686
Question about names and "Chick Charms" by Lilydaydreamer Aug 3, 2018 6:11 PM 84
Species and varieties of semps with webs or cilia that do well in super wet wint by ricos Apr 16, 2017 10:07 PM 27
Sempervivum and Jovibarba chat & photos 2017 by valleylynn Jan 2, 2018 7:45 PM 3,238
Seedling Chat by springcolor Aug 13, 2018 10:29 PM 947
Kevin Vaughn Hybridizing Clinic April 28 & 29, 2017 by valleylynn Jun 4, 2017 5:29 PM 291
Rollers - Sempervivum globiferum and all its subspecies by valleylynn Mar 26, 2017 1:10 PM 214
Kevin Vaughn Hybridizing Clinic April 23, 2016 by valleylynn Sep 26, 2016 5:33 PM 585
Sempervivum and Jovibarba chat & photos 2016 by valleylynn Jan 1, 2017 4:14 PM 3,366
Different Sempervivums by Sunlover Feb 4, 2015 5:22 PM 59
Sempervivum and Jovibarba chat & photos 2015 by valleylynn Jan 2, 2016 2:57 PM 2,665
Vignettes by Kevin Vaughn by valleylynn Dec 12, 2015 2:59 PM 48
March 2014 Open House at Kevin Vaughn's by valleylynn Mar 27, 2014 12:29 PM 44
Sempervivum & Jovibarba chat & photos 2014 by springcolor Jan 2, 2015 2:46 PM 3,044
Seed Sempervivum by springcolor Mar 26, 2015 12:13 PM 345
Hanging sempervivum ball by Joannabanana Mar 27, 2012 11:39 AM 4,934

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