Whirl-i-gig twists and twirls. You never know which way its leaves will go. This interesting and very distinct variety has red leaves with a soft covering of hair. Whirligig typically stays fairly small.
Shirley Rempel (US), 1976
Spring - Red; Summer - Green
You'll receive a 1.5"-2" rosette as well as multiple offsets.
All plants are shipped bare root with an established, healthy root system.
Cold Hardiness Zones:
4-9; View Map
Cold Hardy to -20° to -30°F
Sempervivum, or Hens & Chicks grow in a fantastic clump/mat of colorful rosettes. Plants thrive in porous soil with full to part sun. Soil and light conditions can change the look of the varieties drastically. Once established, sempervivum are drought tolerant. As an added benefit, succulents are deer resistant. These plants can survive when grown indoors, but they look their best when grown outside.