Images of Sempervivum tectorum, Hen-and-chicks, house leek, common house leek

Stock images of Sempervivum tectorum, Hen-and-chicks, house leek, common house leek, Crassulaceae, Sedum Family. Photos © 2011 Steven Foster. All Rights Reserved. Please contact us for pricing & terms at sfoster@stevenfoster.com or call +1-479-253-2629.

Images of Sempervivum tectorum, Hen-and-chicks, house leek, common house leek. Commonly grown as a houseplant or sun-loving succulent, the common house link has long been used as a folk remedy for its cooling effects in the case of fevers, colds, and externally for inflammation and boils. These images were taken at a traditional Quechua home in Ollantaytambo in Peru. Click on thumbnail for larger view.

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