Bleeding Heart - 2 Gal.


Dicentra spectabilis

Old-fashioned bleeding heart. Largest flowers of the group, pleasantly pink. Round growth habit brings the plant to 30" tall and wide. Blooms May through June. Potential mid-summer dormancy, yet will reflourish with sufficient moisture and shade.

Plant Details

Zone: 2 - 8

Mature Size: 24-36in High x 18-36in Wide

Growing Tips

Plant in the shaded mixed perennial border or woods edge. Plant with other shade-loving perennials such as Astilbes, Hostas, and ferns that will fill in as the Bleeding Heart foliage dies back in the hot summer months. Well-drained soil is essential for the roots to survive the winter.

Sun Exposure: Full Shade, Partial Sun

Availability and quality confirmed as of Tuesday, April 16 2019

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Plant Size Guide

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