Dicentra formosa
Bleeding Heart
Papaveraceae
Exposure
Partial shade
Water
Regular water
Form
Perennial
Height
12 inches
Flower color
Pink
Bloom time
Spring
The delicate texture of Bleeding Heart belies its vigor and adaptability. Its pendant heart-shaped
flowers are raised above finely divided glaucous foliage. Bleeding heart will spread widely with
sufficient water, but can handle summer drought in cool shady places. Winter deciduous.
Habitat
Moist shady places