Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart
Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart
LightPartial Shade, Full Shade
Size3-5 Eye Root
Bloom TimeLate spring to early summer
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart Description
This woodland native has been a favourite for generations. Long, arching sprays drip with puffy, heart-shaped, pink flowers with dainty white tears. The compelling flowers and attractive, fernlike foliage appear in late spring, drawing attention away from spent bulb foliage in the landscape.Dicentra spectabilis
- Botanical NameDicentra spectabilis
- Hardiness Zone4-9
- Flowering TimeLate spring to early summer
- Light RequirementsPartial Shade, Full Shade
- Flower ColorPink flowers with dainty white tears
- Flower FormHeart shaped flowers
- Foliage TypeBushy clumps of powdery-green foliage comprised of cut or lobed leaves
- Growth RateMedium
- Height/Habit30 inches
- Spread10 - 12 inches
- Planting InstructionsTop of plant should be just below soil level and 10-12" apart.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningRemove faded flowers regularly will promote lots of new buds to form.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx based on your hardiness zone.. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
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