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Common Bleeding Heart

Dicentra spectabilis

Rows of bright bleeding heart-shaped blooms on arching stems that rise above fern-like foliage.


Easy to grow in well-drained soil in morning sun or partial shade.

Planting and Maintenance Info:

Light Requirements: Partial Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth: 1 Inches
Bulbs per Square Foot: 1

Best in organic soil and moist conditions.

Plant Height:

27-35 Inches

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring to early summer

Hardiness Zone:

2-9 Find your zone

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.