Category Sempervivum

Is The Hen And Chick Plant Poisonous or Toxic To People or Pets?
Sempervivum

Is The Hen And Chick Plant Poisonous or Toxic To People or Pets?

Hen-and-chicks is a commonly used name for a group of succulents, mostly belonging to the Sempervivum genus and the Crassulaceae family.Hen-and-chick plants produce numerous offsets appearing around the base of the mother hen.The mother plant is the “hen,” and the offsets are her “chicks.”Many of these species come from northern Africa and southern Europe, but they’re also grown throughout the world for their interesting appearances.

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Sempervivum Tectorum Care: Growing Hen And Chicks The Common Houseleek

Sempervivum Tectorum sem-per-VEE-vum, tek-TOR-um is a flowering Sempervivum plant species from the family Crassulaceae.While the plant is native to southern Europe, it is cultivated in the entire continent due to its unique appearance and traditional beliefs attached to it.For example, in the Roman tradition, the plant is believed to protect buildings from lightning strikes – many of the plant’s common names reflect this belief.
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Sempervivum Arachnoideum Plant Care: How To Grow Cobweb Houseleek

Sempervivum arachnoideum sem-per-VEE-vum, a-rak-NOY-dee-um is a species of flowering plants in the family Crassulaceae originating from the Alps, Carpathians, and the Apennines.The name translates to ‘always alive spider web.’This translation is a perfect representation of the succulent as it’s an evergreen perennial, producing a mat of fleshy green or reddish-green rosettes with white cobweb-like hairs at the top.
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Is The Hen And Chick Plant Poisonous or Toxic To People or Pets?

Hen-and-chicks is a commonly used name for a group of succulents, mostly belonging to the Sempervivum genus and the Crassulaceae family.Hen-and-chick plants produce numerous offsets appearing around the base of the mother hen.The mother plant is the “hen,” and the offsets are her “chicks.”Many of these species come from northern Africa and southern Europe, but they’re also grown throughout the world for their interesting appearances.
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Growing Hens And Chicks: How To Care For Sempervivum [Houseleek]

Hens and Chicks aka Sempervivum pronounced (sem-per-VEEV-um) makes up a group of approximately forty different species of small, rosette-forming succulent plants hailing from North Africa, Western Asia, and Europe.These easy-care succulents are an excellent choice for young or novice gardeners.In this article, we discuss this popular succulent known also as Houseleek plant or Hen and Chicks and share advice on curating and caring for your collection.
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