Email Address:


Sign up Free!
Perennial Garden Plants
Desert Plains Pennisetum
Deutzia Nikko
Leapfrog Foamy Bells Heucherella
Sedum 'Lidakense'
Dwarf Whitestripe Bamboo
Daylily Mix
Lambs Ear 'Fuzzy Wuzzy'
Dwarf Pampas Grass
Solidago rugosa 'Fireworks' Goldenrod
White Pampas Grass
Heuchera Plum Pudding
Coreopsis Cranberry Ice
Thundercloud Sedum Stonecrop
Dilly Dilly Lavender
Echinacea Double Scoop Bubble Gum Coneflower
Echinacea Prairie Splendor Coneflower
Delosperma cooperi Purple Iceplant
Echinacea PowWow White Coneflower
Echinacea PowWow Wild Berry Coneflower
Ajuga Burgundy Glow
Oregano Hot and Spicy
Phenomenal Lavender
Pink Perfume Lavender
Mojito Mint
Hosta First Frost
Hosta June
Hosta Autumn Frost
Hosta Orange Marmalade
Heuchera Caramel
Heuchera Blackberry Ice
Vinca Minor 'Ralph Shugert'
Liriope muscari 'Variegata' | Variegated Lilyturf
Daylily Hemerocallis 'Ruby Spider'
Daylily Hemerocallis Always Afternoon
Daylily Hemerocallis Pumpkin Festival
Daylily Hemerocallis Midnight Raider
Daylily Hemerocallis Stella De Oro
Yellow Wall Virginia Creeper
Achillea Moonshine
Achillea Paprika
Achillea Summer Pastels
Aster Purple Dome
Bignonia Tangerine Beauty | Crossvine
Black Eyed Susan
Blue False Indigo
Buddleia BiColor Butterfly Bush
Buddleia Black Knight
Buddleia Nanho Blue
Buddleia Royal Red
Coreopsis Moonbeam
Coreopsis Rising Sun
Coreopsis Sunfire
Dianthus Firewitch
Digitalis Camelot Rose
Evening Primrose Sundrops
Gaillardia Arizona Sun
Gaillardia Burgundy
Heliopsis Summer Sun
Hen and Chicks Plant
Heuchera Crimson Curls
Heuchera Electric Lime
Heuchera Silver Scrolls
Heuchera Southern Comfort
Heucherella Sunrise Falls
Major Wheeler Honeysuckle
Hypericum calycinum St. John's Wort
Monarda Blue Stocking | Bee Balm
Musa basjoo - Cold Hardy Banana
Nature's Daylilies
Potentilla Mango Tango
Rudbeckia Autumn Colors
Rudbeckia Denver Daisy
Pineapple Sage
Russian Sage 'Little Spire'
Salvia May Night
Scabiosa 'Butterfly Blue'
Sedum Autumn Fire
Shasta Daisy Becky
Snowcap Shasta Daisy
Solomon's Seal Variegated | Perennial of the Year 2013
Madame Galen Trumpet Creeper
Orange Trumpet Creeper
Yellow Trumpet Creeper
Veronica spicata Royal Candles
Veronica spicata Sunny Border Blue
Yucca Color Guard
Yucca Sapphire Skies
Black Mondo Grass
Liriope Big Blue
Red Wall Virginia Creeper
Echinacea Hot Papaya
Achillea Sunny Seduction
Potentilla Gold Drop
Walker's Low Catmint
Fire Spinner Iceplant (Delosperma)
Coreopsis Autumn Blush
Sweet Summer Love Clematis
Dianthus Fire Star
Dianthus Frosty Fire
Dianthus Starlette Double Pink
Artemisia Silver Mound
Swamp Milkweed
Veronica Georgia Blue
Echinacea Double Scoop Raspberry Coneflower
Echinacea Hot Coral Coneflower
Echinacea Salsa Red Coneflower
Leucanthemum Victorian Secret Shasta Daisy
Echinacea Tiki Torch
Heucherella Buttered Rum
Heucherella Sweet Tea
Heuchera Georgia Peach
Sedum Cherry Tart Stonecrop
Echinacea Dixie Sun
Sweet Woodruff (Galium odoratum)
Siskiyou Pink Gaura
Ajuga Sparkler
Ajuga reptans 'Catlin's Giant'
Amsonia hubrichtii
Geranium x cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' (Cranesbill)
Asclepias tuberosa 'Hello Yellow' Butterfly Weed
Asclepias tuberosa Orange Butterfly Weed
Echinacea 'Cheyenne Spirit' Coneflower
Brunnera Alexanders Great
Brunnera Diane's Gold
Agastache 'Raspberry Summer'
Monarda Fire Ball | Bee Balm
Shasta Daisy 'Crazy Daisy'
Tiarella Jeepers Creepers
Heuchera Fire Alarm
Heuchera Cajun Fire
Pulmonaria 'Dark Vader'
Polemonium Jacob's Ladder 'Heavenly Habit'
Leucanthemum Real Dream Shasta Daisy
Dianthus First Love
Pink Micro Chip Buddleia Butterfly Bush
Lilac Chip Butterfly Bush Buddleia
Agastache 'Summer Sunset'
Agastache 'Summer Glow'
Echinacea Now Cheesier Coneflower
Lilium Stargazer
Astilbe 'Little Vision in Pink'
Astilbe Visions in Pink
Astilbe Visions in Red
Astilbe Visions in White
Astilbe Bridal Veil
Pardon My Pink Monarda Bee Balm
Geranium Rozanne
Hypericum calycinum Brigadoon
Echinacea Summer Sky

Home > Perennials > Perennial Garden Plants > Hen and Chicks Plant

Hen and Chicks Plant

Hen and Chicks Plants Evergreen Ground Cover Image
Add to My Favorites View My Favorites

Planting Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Plant Type: Evergreen
Light requirements: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil Conditions: Dry, Well Drained
Height at Maturity: 0 - 1 ft
Growth Rate: Fast
Flowering: Yes
Bloom Color: Pink, Yellow
Bloom Season: Summer
Qty Description Regular Price Member Price
Hen and Chicks (1 Plant) $6.95 $4.95
Hen and Chicks (3 Plants) $19.95 $13.95
Hen and Chicks (6 Plants) $35.95 $24.95
SOLD OUT: Ordering this product now will reserve it for next season at this price. You will be sent an approximate shipping time after placing your order. Your credit card will not be charged until the product is shipped.

Join Today! : Login to see Member Pricing

Shipping Details:

Hen and chicks ship as 3.5 inch potted plants. Many hens already producing chicks. Plants will vary in size and appearance.

Cannot ship to CA or AZ. 

Orders shipping to the following states: AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NV, OR, UT, WA, and WY are subject to a 20% handling charge due to additional plant preparation and shipping surcharges.

Hen and chicks plant, Sempervivum tectorum, is the perfect plant for beginning gardeners. Also, known as Hen-and-chickens, this small spreading succulent is at home being grown in containers as an apartment plant or in the garden as an evergreen ground cover. The Hen and chicks grows close to the ground forming tight rosettes around the main plant. After producing pink or yellow blooms in summer, the rosette dies only to be replaced quickly by another rosette offset. 

For best results, plant in a sandy soil mixture.

Facts about Hen and Chicks:

  • grows in full sun to light shade
  • great container plant
  • good for garden borders
  • evergreen ground cover
  • provides winter interest
  • deer resistant
  • drought tolerant once established
  • easy to grow
  • plant for rock gardens

Please note: actual plants vary in size and appearance.

How to plant and grow Hen and Chicks.


People who have purchased this product have also purchased these:

Christmas Fern

Kew Red Lavender

Nature's Daylilies

Christmas Fern
Plant Christmas ferns in humus-rich, loamy, moist but well-drained soil in part sun to full shade. One of the few evergreen ferns, Christmas ferns will tolerate a fair amount of sunlight
Kew Red Lavender
A new addition to our lavender plants, the Kew Red Lavender is a Spanish Lavender with deep pink pineapple like blooms. Plant the Kew Red Lavender plants with
Nature's Daylilies
Our Nature's Daylilies naturalize areas and add beauty to any sunny spot. Large orange daylilies blooms in summer year after year. Plant along a fence row, in a meadow, on hillsides. Nature's Daylilies are spreading plants and spread to fill large
On Sale!
Buy Hen and Chicks Plant online at Greenwood Nursery

Your cart is empty.

Find the right tree for your house.
Weekly Specials Monthly Value Page

Problem Solvers

Gardening Newsletter


Daylily Hemerocallis Orange Vols
a fan of University of Tennessee Volunteers, you'll adore the Orange Vols Daylily. Plant in full sun to partial shade where you can enjoy the early to mid summer color show of your Orange Vols.

Echinacea Hot Coral Coneflower
Echinacea Hot Coral Coneflower is a North American native perennial. As it's mate the Salsa Red Sombrero Echinacea, the Hot Coral Coneflower is drought tolerant (once established), deer resistant, and attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

Echinacea Summer Sky
Considered to be the most fragrant coneflower in the Big Sky Series, the Summer Sky Coneflower will attract butterflies and songbirds from mid to late summer. The first bicolor echinacea, it's large 4 to 5 inch petals are peach...

Fire Spinner Iceplant (Delosperma)
Fire Spinner Iceplant (Delosperma) grows in dry soil, dry air areas where nothing else will. Succulent plants, site your Fire Spinner Iceplant in a sunny, dry space and it will show its love with its ground cover growth and flower bursts.

Goji Berry Plants 'Big Lifeberry'
Goji Berry Plants 'Big Lifeberry' are easy to grow. You can grow your 'Big Lifeberry' Goji Berry plants in your vegetable garden or in containers on your patio and harvest Goji berries all season long. Lycium barbarum


[Read More Testimonials]

Payments via
We accept VISA, MC, Discover & AMEX

Internet Payments

Greenwood Nursery, Nurseries - Plants, Trees, Mc Minnville, TN

Programming by WebOnTheFly