- Partial Shade to Full Sun (At Least 3 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height Up to 3 Inches
- Mature Spread 10 - 12 Inches
- Growing Zones 3 - 8
The large green-edged pink leaves make Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks stand out. This Sempervivum is larger than most, as hens can grow to an impressive size of 10 inches across. Tough and easy to grow, the Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks makes a perfect gift.
Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks is drought tolerant, adaptable, and low maintenance. Furthermore, it is even deer and rabbit resistant. This succulent is not bothered by cold temperatures, and is well suited to growing in zones 3 to 8. Chick Charms® are ideal for growing in a container both indoors and outdoors.
Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks Care
The Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks is adaptable and grows well in full sun to partial shade. It does however require excellent drainage, thriving in gritty or rocky soil. Being drought tolerant, watering is only required when the soil is dry. Hens and chicks are light feeders and do not require fertilizing. Nevertheless, a very diluted general-purpose fertilizer can be applied sparingly during the growing season if desired.
Once the hen flowers, it will die back and can be removed. Any flowering stems can be pruned away after they have faded. As chicks appear, they can be repotted to form new plants.
Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks Spacing
Over time, the Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks can reach 3 inches tall and 10 to 12 inches across. Allow multiple plants a spacing of 10 to 12 inches.
Chick Charms® Giant Pink Sapphire 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 - 12 Inches
|Spacing: 10 Inches
|Flower Color(s): None
|Foliage Type: Evergreen, Variegated
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Pink
|Foliage Description: Dark pink center with delicate mint green edges
|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 Pink Sapphire Hens and Chicks
|Other Name(s): Hen and Chicks
|Scientific Name: Sempervivum 'Pink Sapphire' 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.