Dicentra (Lamprocapnos) spectabilis (Old-fashioned Bleeding Heart)
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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 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: April,May
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes

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 Height
24" to 36"
Flower Type
Raceme
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Divide
Every Third Year
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1"
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
Asia

Possible Substitution Plants

Dicentra (Lamprocapnos) spectabilis 'Gold Heart'
Tricyrtis x 'Tojen'