Need a quick centerpiece for a patio table? Just show off in a cluster of tightly packed rosettes of hen and chicks (Sempervivum tectorum) in small pots. The plant in the foreground grows in just enough soil to fill a 4-inch nursery pot, with small stones packed around it. The plants get a little gentle irrigation in the summer. DESIGN Tish Treherne. - See more at: http://westphoria.sunset.com/2015/02/16/7-easy-spring-planting-ideas-from-our-new-book/#sthash.uH9Vho5n.dpuf
Why just use regular flower pots this year.when you can have chicken feeder planters instead? We like to use unique containers for our flowers and plants in our gardens and on our porch each year.here are two of our favorites this year.
Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum) "Sempervivum literally means "live forever" because they grow and propagate so readily. These succulents are called by many names (semps, hens and chicks, houseleeks), but whatever you call them, they are amazing plants.
DIY: Framed vertical succulent garden I'm really enamored with having succulents in our home. They're low maintenance, beautiful and fresh. I'm especially intrigued because my cat eats every kind of leafy flower or plant. Succulents are the solution!