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Old-Fashioned Bleeding Heart

Traditional favorite

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  • flowering dateLate Spring-Early Summer.
  • hardiness zone2-9
  • height30 - 36 inches
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • ship asNO. 1 BAREROOT
  • sun exposurePartial Shade, Full Shade

Nature's only heart-shaped blooms trail from arching stems in early to mid spring. Fern-like leaves add an elegant touch.

Product Details

  • botanical nameDicentra spectabilis
  • flowering dateLate Spring-Early Summer.
  • flower colorPink
  • flower formHeart-shaped (larger than Dicentra eximia) flowers grow on pendulous racemes to 9" long.
  • foliage typeFinely dissected, medium green leaves.
  • formPerennial
  • growth rateMedium
  • hardiness zone2-9
  • height30 - 36 inches
  • planting instructionsDig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
  • pruningRemove spent flowers. If spent flowers are not removed, seeds will drop and germinate the following spring. Allow foliage to die back naturally.
  • restricted statesAE AK GU HI PR
  • shipping seasonSpring
  • ship asNO. 1 BAREROOT
  • soil requirementWell-drained, moist, fertile soil.
  • spacing30 - 36 inches
  • spread30 - 36 inches
  • sun exposurePartial Shade, Full Shade
  • watering requirementKeep plants well-watered during the spring to delay dormancy until late summer or early fall.
  • winter carePlant in a location protected from high winds and early frost.

Shipping Schedule

When will my order ship?

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2024 Spring Shipping Schedule
Zone Most Dormant Bareroot & Potted Perennials, and Shrubs
3A-3B 4/29/24 - 5/31/24
4A-4B 4/29/24 - 5/31/24
5A 4/18/24 - 5/31/24
5B 3/25/24 -5/31/24
6A 3/11/24 - 5/31/24
6B 2/26/24 - 5/31/24
7A 2/22/24 - 5/31/24
7B 2/19/24 - 5/31/24
8A 2/15/24 - 5/10/24
8B 2/12/24 - 5/10/24
9A-10B 2/5/24 - 5/10/24
Last Order Date Zones 3A - 7B: 5/27/24
Zones 8A - 10B: 5/10/24

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