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botanical name:
Sempervivum 'Kramers Spinrad'
Sempervivum 'Kramers Spinrad' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cobweb house leek
family:  Crassulaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.08m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Dense, mounding alpine succulent with rosettes of pointed green leaves covered in web-like white hairs. The outer leaves become red tinted. Pink star-shaped flowers in summer.

cultivation:
All house leeks thrive best in full sun and on poor, sharply drained soils. Very drought tolerant and will survive in positions where not much else will grow. Will root into very small crevices, but may need to be secured until established.

propagation:
By off-sets.

usage:
Alpine gardens, sinks and other containers. Will readily establish on walls , rock faces or on house rooftops, which results in its common name.

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