Dicentra spectabilis 'Old Fashioned'

Bleeding heart

  • Beautiful heart-shaped pink and white blooms in late spring/early summer
  • Provides an excellent accent in shaded border gardens
  • Can be a vigorous, wide plant
  • Bleeding hearts tend to go dormant after their bloom time.
  • Feel free to trim after blooming.
  • Because bleeding hearts have a single tap root, do not try to divide them.

Height:

24-30 Inches

Spread:

24-36 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Dicentra spectabilis 'Old Fashioned'

Attributes
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/Foliage
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Partial Sun
Full Shade
Habit
Mounding