Need a quick centerpiece for a patio table? Just show off in a cluster of tightly packed rosettes of hen and chicks (Sempervivum tectorum) in small pots. The plant in the foreground grows in just enough soil to fill a 4-inch nursery pot, with small stones packed around it. The plants get a little gentle irrigation in the summer. DESIGN Tish Treherne. - See more at: http://westphoria.sunset.com/2015/02/16/7-easy-spring-planting-ideas-from-our-new-book/#sthash.uH9Vho5n.dpuf

7 Easy Spring Planting Ideas from our New Book

Need a quick centerpiece for a patio table? Just show off in a cluster of tightly packed rosettes of hen and chicks (Sempervivum tectorum) in small pots. The plant in the foreground grows in just enough soil to fill a 4-inch nursery pot, with small stones packed around it. The plants get a little gentle irrigation in the summer. DESIGN Tish Treherne. - See more at: http://westphoria.sunset.com/2015/02/16/7-easy-spring-planting-ideas-from-our-new-book/#sthash.uH9Vho5n.dpuf

How to Plant & Grow Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum) "Sempervivum literally means "live forever" because they grow and propagate so readily. These succulents are called by many names (semps, hens and chicks, houseleeks), but whatever you call them, they are amazing plants."

How to Plant & Grow Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum) "Sempervivum literally means "live forever" because they grow and propagate so readily. These succulents are called by many names (semps, hens and chicks, houseleeks), but whatever you call them, they are amazing plants."

Tips and tricks for growing hens and chicks - replanting some of these beauties from my parents!

Growing Hens and Chicks {Succulents}

How to Take Care of Hens and Chicks Plants in the Winter | eHow More

How to Take Care of Hens and Chicks Plants in the Winter

Growing Charming Hens and Chicks  (Sempervivum tectorum)

Growing Charming Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum tectorum)

Growing Charming Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum tectorum)

Tips and tricks for growing hens and chicks - replanting some of these beauties from my parents!

Growing Hens and Chicks {Succulents}

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