Sempervivum ID?

hortster(6a, southcentral KS)January 29, 2012

I have been trying to zero in on the species of this Sempervivum - I know there are a gazillion of 'em. Years ago I picked this one out of a mixed batch with only the typical label "hen and chicks."

Just as a curiosity I have been trying to ID this one. Rosettes are about an inch across, largest maybe and inch and a quarter. In summer it is green with red tips. I have never seen it bloom over many years. From my googling it seems a lot like S. montanum. Is this close or am I reaching for the moon? Thanks in advance for any confirmation or other guesses...

hortster

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Stush2049(Pitts., Pa. 6)

Good luck with that one. Nice that it is so colorful this time of year. Speaking of reaching for the moon. Looks like you got it planted in a moon rock. Very nice.

    Bookmark   January 29, 2012 at 2:54PM
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