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Blooming Hens

July 15th, 2008

I planted some Sempervivum (Hen & Chicks) in the rock wall on our front hillside. A few of them are starting to bloom. They truly are interesting plants!

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  1. Hens and Chicks in the Garden at Chiot’s Run on December 18, 2008 at 5:34 am

    […] love Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum). They’re such fascinating little plants (see how they bloom). This spring I bought some and planted them in the rock wall on our front hillside, they work so […]

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  2. Sy on February 25, 2009 at 2:35 pm

    Looking for Hens and chicks Supplier in Ohio Can You send me any info on where to buy from Thank You.

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  3. Erin on July 24, 2012 at 11:48 am

    We’ve had Hens and Chicks for years and never have they bloomed before this summer. Amazing plants. They have survived harsh winters outside, multiplied many times over and are still thriving.

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