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Dicentra (Lamprocapnos) spectabilis

Old-fashioned Bleeding Heart

In late spring to early summer this plant is covered in pink and white heart-shaped flowers that dangle from arching stems. Prefers partial shade and doesn’t like to dry out. Plants that do not receive adequate shade and/or moisture will go dormant mid-summer.

  • Height: 24" – 36"
  • Width: 18" – 24"
  • Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: April, May
  • Hardiness Zone: 2 To 9
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Item Number Size Toolbox Notes Current 7-1 7-15 8-1 8-15 9-1 9-15 Future
20108.1G #1 Best Of Midwest 1541 1541 1541 2439 2439 2439 2439 2439
  • Plant Characteristics - Dicentra (Lamprocapnos) spectabilis

  • Attracts Wildlife

    • Attracts Pollinators
  • Critter Resistance

    • Deer Resistant
    • Rabbit Resistant
  • Plant Habit

    • Rounded
  • Light Conditions

    • Shade to Part Sun
  • Flower Color

    • Pink
  • Flower Hue

    • Medium
  • Flower Type

    • Raceme
  • Flower Height

    • 24" to 36"
  • Foliage Color

    • Green
  • Leaf Texture

    • Medium
  • Flower Form

    • Single
  • Flower Size

    • 1"
  • Soil Moisture

    • Moist/Well Drained
  • Growth Rate

    • Average
  • Origin

    • Asia
  • Divide

    • Every Third Year
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Contact Info

Phone: (847) 742-1790
Fax: (847) 742-2655
mginfo@midwestgroundcovers.com

Street Address

6N800 IL-25
St. Charles, IL 60174

Current Hours:

Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 5:00pm Saturdays: 7:00am - 3:30pm

 

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