Hardy Succulents: Growing Sedum

A while back I wrote about sempervivum, hardy succulents, commonly known as hens and chicks. These pretty succulents work well in all the beautiful arrangements in unusual containers, wreaths and garden beds for people who have harsh winters. But, there is another group of succulents, with hardy northern temperaments, similar to the sempervivum, called sedum. Sedum… [Read More]

Growing Hens & Chicks: The Hardy Succulents

If you live anywhere north of the deep south, you may have noticed that your succulents don’t make it through the winter. You can try to bring them inside in the fall, but you will still need a strong sun source. It seems that many places generically label “succulents” when they can vary greatly in their… [Read More]