Dear Calyx Customer, We hope that despite the current situation, our flowers and plants can bring a smile or a ray of hope to you and your loved ones. There is good in the world and the beauty of nature reaffirms that every day. Our thoughts are with each of you. We will continue to send your orders of flowers and plants from our farms daily. Thank you for your loyalty. Sincerely, Mark Ranalletti CEO, Calyx Flowers 3/27/20
One recommendation is to store them near 60F but no data presented to support this seemingly high temperature recommendation.
From the Latin “sedo” or “sedere” (to sit) and to “assuage”, from the healing properties of the house-leak. Latin names are often misapplied to plants in cultivation.
‘Autumn Joy’ is a reported to be popular cultivar.
Many members of this family are noted for their dense and compact growth. For example, Sempervivum tectorum (hens-and-chickens) has a common name of roof houseleek because it can be grown on roofs and act as shingles. Another possibly more common name for this same species is hen-and-chickens.