The Sempervivum Reinhardt is a mounding, frost hardy rosette that is a lovely emerald green with contrasting, deep purple edged foliage. This plant is exceptionally hardy and thrives in cooler temperatures. This succulent would add a contrast of color and texture to rock gardens, planters, terrariums and in landscape use.
Origin: Garden cultivar
Plant Type: Succulent
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a trimming from the mother plant during the early summer. Allow the trimmed stem to dry and callous over where the plant was cut for a few days, and then place the trimming into moist soil. Avoid watering and keep out of direct sunlight until the plant has rooted (about 2-3 weeks).
Growth Habit: Mounding rosette
Light:Filtered sun/ full sun
Water: Water this succulent only once the soil is completely dry. Be cautious to not over water this succulent to avoid root rot. This succulent will do best in a well-draining soil. Watch for standing water that may collect in the rosette.
Temperature: Cool climates
Fertilizer: Apply fertilizer during the grow season to boost the plants natural defenses against environmental stress.
Tips: Use a well-draining soil medium to help avoid root rot! Maintain in an environment with fresh air flow.