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SEMPERVIVUM 'Silverine', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM 'Silverine'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. This plant grows symmetrical rosettes of silvery-green leaves flushed with reddish purple at the base. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Can also be tucked into crevices. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: late summer/early fall. Bloom color: deep pink. Height: 3-4". Spread: 6-8". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z3-9.

Photo unavailable SEMPERVIVUM 'Sunset'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Dwarf variety. Emerald green, small, fleshy rosettes with red tips transform to gleaming sunset tones of orange in cool weather. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Can also be tucked into crevices. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: late summer/early fall. Bloom color: pink. Height: 3-6". Spread: 4-6". Exposure: sun. Water: dry. USDA Z3-9.

Photo unavailable SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Autumn Apple'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial succulent: In cool temperatures, the beautiful olive colored leaves progress into candy apple red tips, resembling an unfurled rose with rosettes ranging from 3-4” in diameter. Foliage is lined with fine cilia which makes them appear velvety. Exposure: full sun/partial shade. Very tolerant to high heat and full sun, but preferably not both at same time. Thrives in well drained soil. Water: moderate-dry. Attracts butterflies. Deer tolerant. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Cherry Berry', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Cherry Berry'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change with the seasons. One of the reddest reds! It has a green base in winter but takes on striking flushes of red & gold when grown in bright sun. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Chocolate Kiss', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Chocolate Kiss'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change w/the seasons. The generously sized rosettes are a dp chocolatey red to pink all year long. It produces lots of offsets on hot pink stolons in spring. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Citrus Sunrise', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Citrus Sunrise'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change with the seasons. Everchanging dramatic foliage. In early spring the leaves are striped w/cream, red & green, then transforming It produces lots of offsets on hot pink stolons in spring. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Gold Nugget', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Gold Nugget'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change with the seasons. A sport of Semp. 'Ruby Heart'. Vibrant red, hot pink & gold tones appear in the cooler fall & winter months. It produces lots of offsets on hot pink stolons in spring. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Mint Marvel', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Mint Marvel'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change with the seasons. Glossy green rosettes with black-red tips. It produces lots of offsets on hot pink stolons in spring. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Sugar Shimmer', Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek SEMPERVIVUM Chick Charms 'Sugar Shimmer'
Hens and Chicks, Common Houseleek

Perennial Herb: Evergreen. Drought & deer tolerant. Chick Charms offer a wide range of spectacular colors & color combinations that change with the seasons. Low, open rosettes are silver-green w/ a shimmery coating of velvety cilia & pink tinged edges. The pink margins deepen to lavender through the winter. Hot pink stolons in spring. Good border, ground cover, rock garden & pot plant. Attracts butterflies. Ht: 2-3". Width: 12". Exp.: sun/light shade. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z3.

Photo unavailable SENECIO 'Silvery Velvet'

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Easy-to-grow & low maintenance. Showy bedding plant that produces mounds of finely divided silvery wht-folg. Similar to 'Angel Wings' w/ large, fuzzy lvs but has nice leaf ribs & rippled, lobed edges for a greater textural & structural effect. Outstanding in mixed containers, for decks, balconies, patios & borders. Foliage can be used in floral arrangements. Size: 16" x 16". Full sun. Water: mod.

SENECIO candicans 'Angel Wings', SENECIO candicans 'Angel Wings'

Perennial: Deer resistant. A real stand-out! Beautiful bold slvry-wht heart-shaped lvs up to 5” across. Huge velvety lvs are perfectly arranged in a multi-level rosette. Use indoors as well as outdoors. Nice contrast for mixed containers or on a patio or balcony. Size: 10-12" x 10". Water: mod./dry. Exp.: full sun. Although drought tolerant, it does better in rich, well-drained soil w/regular water. USDA Z8. Protect from frost. USPP# #28,830

Photo unavailable SENECIO cephalophorus 'Orange Flame'
Orange Flame, Mountain Fire or Blazin' Glory

Perennial Succulent. Similar to the red blooming Senecio fulgens, and the yellow blooming Senecio cephalophorus, this Senecio has bright orange rosettes with thick rubbery bluish-green waxy foliage. Likes to be in full sun to part shade to full shade. Watering is minimal, drought tolerant. Looks good in rock gardens, pots, and containers. Can also be used as a houseplant. Attracts birds, and butterflies. Height: 12-24". Width: 12-24". USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable SENECIO mandraliscae
Blue Chalk Sticks

Perennial: Native to South Africa. Drought tolerant. Spreader that grows 3-4" long, slender blue-grey pencil-like fleshy leaves. Small white flowers in mid-summer. Forms a dense mat with leaves angled upward from the ground providing great texture and color. Good groundcover or container or accent plant. Size: 2' x 2-3'. Water: moderate/dry. Exposure: sun. USDA Z10-11.

Photo unavailable SENECIO peregrinus 'String of Dolphins'

Houseplant: Hybrid of S. rowleyanus and S. articulatus, this rare and popular hybrid has gray green leaves that look like dolphins leaping off the plant! With proper care, it can send up bloom stalks with pompom-like clusters of tiny white flowers. Cannot tolerate frost/freezing temps. Drought tolerant. Water: moderate when top soil is dry. Soil: good drainage. For a full pod of “dolphins”, prune the stems regularly and replant the cuttings.

Photo unavailable SENECIO rowleyanus 'Marble'
Photo unavailable SENECIO serpens
Blue Chalk Sticks

Perennial: Native to South Africa. Drought & heat tolerant. Spreader that grows short 1-2" long, slender powdery blue-grey pencil-like fleshy leaves. Small white flowers in mid-summer. Forms a dense mat with leaves angled upward from the ground providing great texture and color. Attractive groundcover for warm sunny hillsides & yards. Provide year round interest, taking on purple tints in extreme heat & sun exposure. Size: 1' x 2-3'. Water: dry. Exp.: sun. USDA Z10.

SENECIO vitalis 'Blue Pencil', Blue Chalk Fingers SENECIO vitalis 'Blue Pencil'
Blue Chalk Fingers

Native to South Africa. Drought tolerant. Spreader that grows 3-4" long, slender blue-grey pencil-like fleshy leaves. Small white flowers mid-summer. Forms a dense mat with leaves angled upward from the ground providing great texture and color. Good groundcover or container or accent plant. Size: 12-18" x 12-18". Water: moderate/dry/ Exposure: sun. USDA Z10-11.

SESLERIA 'Brushstrokes' PPAF, Moor Grass SESLERIA 'Brushstrokes' PPAF
Moor Grass

Perennial Grass: Evergreen. Drought, deer & bog tolerant. Given to us by John Greenlee & part of the Greenlee Meadow Collection. Border, rock garden & ground cover plant. Blooms spring-summer. Attracts butterflies. Habit is vigorous, dense & weed-proof. Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable SESLERIA 'Campo De Azul'
Blue Moor Grass

Perennial Grass: Evergreen. Drought, deer & bog tolerant. Very blue-green upright, stiff foliage forms a large expanding clump. Excellent massed, plant on 2' centers. Border, rock garden & ground cover plant. Blooms spring-summer w/blackish purple panicles aging to tan/silver-white. Attracts butterflies. Habit is vigorous, dense & weed-proof, 18-24" x 18-24”, flowers to 36”. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z5

SESLERIA 'Greenlee', Greenlee Moor Grass SESLERIA 'Greenlee'
Greenlee Moor Grass

Perennial Grass Evergreen Presumed to be a hybrid between Sesleria caerulia & Sesleria autumnalis. Blue-tinged green blades bear a likeness to Sesleria caerulia but are longer, while the blooms resemble those of Sesleria autumnalis, except for being thicker & more elongated & turning a purplish brown hue when mature. Blm time: spring/summer. Sun/part shade. Water moderate Ht 1ft Width 1-2 ft USDA Z4-10.

Photo unavailable SESLERIA albicans
SESLERIA autumnalis, Autumn Moor Grass SESLERIA autumnalis
Autumn Moor Grass

Perennial Grass: Semi-evergreen. Drought, deer and bog tolerant. Has lime-green foliage with tan floweiring racemes in late summer and fall. Good border, rock garden and ground cover plant. Tolerates root competition from woody plants. Non invasive. Height: 20". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4-10.

Photo unavailable SESLERIA autumnalis 'Campo Verde'
Photo unavailable SESLERIA caerulea
Blue Moor Grass

Perennial Grass: Evergreen. Drought, deer & bog tolerant. 2-toned foliage-dark green on top & silver blue underneath. Border, rock garden & ground cover plant. Blooms spring-summer w/blackish purple panicles aging to tan. Attracts butterflies. Habit is vigorous, dense & weed-proof, 6-12" x 6-12", flowers to 20". Sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4-10.

Photo unavailable SESLERIA nitida

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