Blooming Advantage™
Retail-Ready Finished Containers
print page
Dicentra spectabilis
Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
Dicentra spectabilis
Code: 2572Family: PapaveraceaeGenus: Dicentra
Plant Type:Perennial
This old-fashioned perennial favorite has arching stems that drip with pink heart-shaped flowers in late spring. It may go dormant in summer.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 30" tall x 20" wide
Cultural Information
Part Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Rich,Well-drained,Loam
Water Use: Moderate
Maintenance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
Cold Hardy to -40° to -30°F
Features and Benefits
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut FlowersLong Blooming or Repeat Blooming Long Blooming or Repeat Blooming
May Naturalize May NaturalizeNative to NorthWest Native to NorthWest
Showy Flowers Showy FlowersTolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
Copyright © 2014 – Blooming Advantage™ – All rights reserved.

3839 SW Golf Course Road, Cornelius, OR 97113 Ph: (503) 357-2904 Fax: (503) 357-2932 Email:

Visit us on Google+