- Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height Up to 3 Inches
- Mature Spread 10 Inches
- Growing Zones 3 - 8
For something rather unusual, check out the vibrant Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine. This sempervivum produces ornate red leaves with a golden tip. This is a large variety that produces rosettes up to 10 inches wide. It may produce pink flowers in the summer.
Drought tolerant, the Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks is low maintenance and easy to care for. It is both deer and rabbit resistant. Giant Gold Mine is often grown in rock and gravel gardens, and is ideal for growing in containers or troughs. Grow this sempervivum in USDA zones 3 to 8.
Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks Care
The Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks grows in full sun to partial shade. It needs free-draining soil and can tolerate poorer substrates. Give it a little water during the first year to help it establish. From then on, it can cope with prolonged dry spells. Feeding is not usually needed. Nevertheless, a general-purpose fertilizer can be sparingly applied in the spring.
Cut back flowering stems after they have faded. Propagate this succulent by gently removing the chicks and transplanting them to another space.
Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks Spacing
The Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks grows to around 3 inches tall and 10 inches wide. When growing as a group, a spacing of 10 to 12 inches will allow the plants room to thrive and spread.
Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 3 - 8
|Plant Type: Perennials
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
|Mature Height: Up to 3 Inches
|Mature Spread: 10 Inches
|Spacing: 10 Inches
|Flower Color(s): Pink
|Flower Description: Pink Shades
|Foliage Type: Evergreen, Variegated
|Foliage Color(s): Red, Yellow
|Foliage Description: Golden Yellow edges with a deep red center
|Seasonal Interest: 3 Season Interest
|Resists: Deer, Rabbit
|Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
|Uses: Containers, Groundcovers
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Foliage Interest, Low Maintenance
|Brand: Chick Charms
|Common Name: Chick Charms® Giant Gold Mine Hens and Chicks
|Other Name(s): Hen and Chicks
|Scientific Name: Sempervivum 'Giant Gold Mine' PPAF
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.