Hen and chicks (Sempervivum 'Mark Weller') in the Sempervivum Database

Also sold as:
'Mark Waller'

Data specific to Sempervivum (Edit)
Hybrid: Yes
Hybridizer: Mark Weller
Country of Origin: (GB) Great Britian
Year of registration: 1975

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: 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

Recent arrival from Mountain Crest Gardens

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Location: Massachusetts gardenDate: April 11, 2018Recent arrival from Mountain Crest Gardens
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Location: Nashville, TNDate: 2019-07-30
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Location: Massachusetts gardenDate: June 18, 2018June color, orangish-tan with pink tones in center, view in shade
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Location: Massachusetts gardenDate: June 18, 2018June color, orangish-tan with pink tones in center
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Sempervivum Chat & Photos 2020 by valleylynn Dec 2, 2020 12:22 AM 2,351
question on two semp varieties: Mark Waller & Tokajense by AntMan01 Jun 18, 2018 6:32 PM 8
Sempervivum Chat & photos 2018 by CDsSister Apr 10, 2019 5:14 PM 3,385
New Guy Question by glenng Oct 24, 2012 9:33 PM 15

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