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A few weeks ago, a neighbor gave me a small start of hens and chickens. I have seen and admired these on other people’s porch, but never had my own. I left them in the milk jug for a few weeks and let them just continue to grow. But a few weeks ago I picked up a terra cotta pot and transplanted my starts. Now they are growing in their new home on my back yard.

How to Plant Hens and Chickens

I had a hard time finding a terra cotta pot for my starts. I finally found a 1 gallon pot for less than $5.00 at a gardening store nearby. I came home and dug a shovel of gardening soil and filled the pot. I added a start of the hens and chicks in each opening. Now I am just enjoying them and hoping they will grow.

How to Plant Hens and Chickens

I don’t know alot about Hens & Chicks, so I did what I always do when I inherit a new plant or flower – I did a google search.

Some Helpful Links

How to Plant Hens & Chicks

Easy Container Plants – Use a wheelbarrow or seashells

Growing Hens & Chicks Cactus Plants

Do you have any tips or helpful suggestions for my hens and chicks? I’d love to hear!

About Sharon Williams

Sharon Williams is a mom of 3 who loves to read, travel, take pictures, work in the flowers and spend time with family. When she's not blogging, she's probably out enjoying life so she'll have something fun to blog about tomorrow!

 
 
 

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