Jovibarba are closely related to Sempervivum and look quite similar to their cousins. Jovibarba is comprised of three species J. heuffelii, J. sobolifera and J. hirta along with various cultivars. The foliage offers shades of greens and reds. The flowers are yellow rather than pink as in the Sempervivum.
Common Name: Hen and Chicks
Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)
Zone Hardiness: 2-9
Light: Full Sun
Height: under 4"
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountainous regions in southeastern Europe.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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