Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart

Dicentra spectabilis

 

 

  • Brighten up those dull, shady areas
  • Unusual, heart shaped flowers
  • Attracts hummingbirds

Details

The rosy-pink, heart-shaped flowers of Dicentra spectabilis dangle from graceful, arching stems. Attractive ferny leaves. Old-Fashioned Bleeding Hearts go dormant in the summer. Emerges early in the spring. Prefers well-drained soil.

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Type:

Perennial

Sun/Shade:

Part Sun to Full Shade

Bloom Color:

Pink

Hardiness Zone:

3 - 9

Height:

24-30 inches

Spread:

18-24 inches

Benefits:

Good Cut Flowers

Deer Resistant

Rabbit Resistant

Attracts Wildlife:

Attracts Hummingbirds

 
 
 
 

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