Flower Database

Cobweb houseleek

Basic information
Flower Name
Cobweb houseleek
Formal Name
Sempervivum arachnoideum i
Alias
Spider Web Hens and Chicks, 蜘蛛巣万代草, 巻絹
Habitat
High mountain of Russia central from Europe
Morph
evergreen perennial plant
Comment
Sempervivum arachnoideum (scientific name: Sempervivum arachnoideum) is a rosette type succulent plant which is an cold-tolerant evergreen perennial plant of the "Sperperubivum (scientific name: Sempervivum)" and is native European to Central Russian mountains . This species is a gardening variety named "Makigino (curd silk)" in which rosette shoots are covered with white cilia. In Japanese name, it is called Kumo-no-su Bandaisou (Spider web).
The genus "Sempervivum" is a coined word consisting of two words "semper (forever)" and "vivus" in Latin, indicating the toughness of plants. "Species name" arachnoideum "means" spider web ".
Common name: Sempervivum arachnoideum, Scientific name: Sempervivum arachnoideum, Radix leaf: funnel shape, foliage: lanceolate to ellipsoidal, leaf order: alternate, inflorescence form: discrete inflorescence, flower shape: star shape, flower color : Peach color, flowering period: February - July, flower diameter: 1 to 2 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Saxifragales
Family
Crassulaceae
Genus
Sempervivum
Species
S. arachnoideum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
Rosa
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Color
Pink
Season
Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
Height
5  ~ 10  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2