Nope, You’re plant isn’t infested with Aphids… it’s just a Hairy Sempervivum (Sempervivum arachnoideum). More commonly known as Spider Web Hens & Chicks, these unique succulents come in many shapes and tones of greens and reds. If you’ve never seen a hairy sempervivum before, you may think your plant has a terrible infestation of aphids – those annoying plant pests that leave white web-like material on your plants. Don’t worry – That’s not the case at all. You’ve just received a unique type of succulent to enjoy and care for.
If you’d like to learn more about Sempervivum arachnoideum, click on the image above.