Ivory Hearts Bleeding Heart

Dicentra 'Ivory Hearts' PP #15,599

SKU
40230
Named for its beloved dangling heart-shaped flowers. An old time perennial that loves the shade producing a spectacular array of tall wands lined with dangling blossoms.Clusters of snow white heart-shaped flowers appear continuously above the finely cut blue-green foliage. A must for woodland gardens and shaded perennial borders. Herbaceous.
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Botanical Pronunciationdy-SEN-tra
Average Size at MaturityForms a mounding clump 10 to 12 in. tall, 15 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleCottage
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseWoodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull shade, Partial shade
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureShade Loving
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Prefers fertile, humusy, neutral pH, loose, well-drained soils; avoid heavy, soggy soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. May go dormant in hot, dry summer conditions. Apply a low-nitrogen fertilizer in early spring. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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