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Jovibarba

Jovibarba spp.

Jovibarba globifera Oulu 01 by Halava (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Jovibarba Overview

A genus containing currently 1 accepted species of succulent evergreen perennial plant in the Crassulaceae family endemic to the mountains of Southeastern Europe. Like their close relatives the Sempervivums, they form mats of colourful fleshy-leaved domed rosettes and reproduce by forming offsets that readily root in addition to producing seeds from the star-shaped summer flowers. They are grown as rockery or container plants and in alpine houses.

Special features of Jovibarba

Attractive leaves

Other uses of Jovibarba

Makes ground-hugging mats, suitable for rock gardens, screens, walls, banks and alpine houses.