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DICENTRA formosa 'Luxuriant'

Commonly known as Wild bleeding heart

Dwarfish spreading habit with red flowers
Further Reading....
  • Red
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    45cm (18in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Wide-spreading rhizomatous perennial. Lobed mid- to deep green leaves to 30cm (12in) long. Flowers 1-2.5cm (½-1in) long
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Partial shade

DICENTRA formosa 'Luxuriant'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Syn. D. eximia of gardens. Compact form which does not set seed. Prolonged flowering if soil sufficiently moist.
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs
    Place of origin
    Western North America.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich.
    Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)
Jan
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30cm (12in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  45cm (18in)
 

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