'Bleeding Heart Valentine' (Dicentra Spectabilis)

Name 'Bleeding Heart Valentine'
Botanical Name Dicentra Spectabilis

This beautiful perennial plant boasts bright red-puffy heart-shaped flowers with white tips that dangle from deep red arching stems. The leaves of the plant mature to a beautiful gray-green color, providing a striking contrast to the vibrant flowers. This plant is perfect for adding a pop of color and interest to any garden or landscape. Pictures from Walters Gardens Inc.

Min Height: 24″
Max Height: 36″
Min Width: 24″
Max Width: 36″
Location: Full Sun or Part Shade
Size: 24"- 36" inches tall
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: May- June
Soil Conditions: Low- Med moisture levels
Trim/Prune: Cutting back bleeding heart plants should only be done after the foliage naturally fades, which should happen in early to midsummer.
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
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