Dicentra spectabilis Golden Heart

 

Dicentra spectabilis Golden Heart, Bleeding heart. A clump-forming perennial with grey-green leaves. Nodding racemes of narrow, dark carmine-red flowers. Max Height 30cm. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers April to August. Stunning shaped flowers and leaves make this an excellent perennial.

 

 

Plant in partial shade. Hardy

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.