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Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows’

This cold-hardy succulent will show off its best colors in the cold winter weather! Its pink and red leaves forms a small rosette. This succulent is monocarpic, meaning it will die after blooming. Watch for pink flowers in the fall.

Quick Look:

  • Full sun to partial shade

  • Typical water needs for a succulent

  • Plant grows up to 3 in (7.5 cm) tall
    Plant grows up to 4″ (10 cm) wide

  • Zone 5a (Minimum -20° F | -28.9° C)

  • Cold hardy

  • Propagation by offsets

  • Generally non-toxic to people and pets

  • Winter Dormant

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Care and Propagation Information

General Care for Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows'

Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows' survives the winter under a blanket of snow, keeping its bright color all winter long. It's also a great addition to green roofs.

Watering

Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows' has typical watering needs for a succulent. It's best to use the “soak and dry” method, and allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.

Where to Plant

‘Jungle Shadows' is cold hardy, and is able to withstand temperatures down to -20°F (-28.9°C). It can thrive in areas with full sun or partial sun.

How to Propagate Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows'

Sempervivum ‘Jungle Shadows' can be propagated easily from offsets. Each “hen” (mother plant) will produce a large number of “chicks” (offsets), which can then be removed from the mother plant and potted or added to arrangements.

Offsets

‘Jungle Shadows’ will produce small rosette offsets. Cut the offsets off from the main stem with a sharp, sterile knife or scissors. Allow the offsets to dry for one to two days before laying on well-draining soil.