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Bleeding Heart Dicentra spectabilis 'Valentine'
Bleeding Heart Dicentra spectabilis 'Valentine'

Dicentra (Bleeding Hearts) have always been a treasured perennial among gardeners for their famous heart-shaped, spring-time flowers. Now with so many varieties that seem to bloom all summer, we think this old-time favorite has something new to talk about . Our Heart Series has flowers that are showy, foliage that is frilly and they bloom non-stop! What more could you ask for in a perennial? Remember, this genus is a great option for all the gardeners who want colorful flowers in the shade.

A bleeding heart that's really red, vigorous plants quickly form dense clumps of attractive plum-green foliage and dark red stems, arching stems of dangling red heart-shaped flowers bloom in spring.

Water: Keep evenly moist. To prevent diseases, water early in the day and keep foliage dry.

Deer resistant, attracts butterflies, container plant, winter hardy, cut flower.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

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

Uses: shaded border, woodland garden, rock garden, naturalized area, wildflower garden.
Partial Shade
Height: 24" - 30" tall
Spread: 24" - 36"
Growability: easy


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