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DICENTRA formosa 'Aurora'

Commonly known as Wild bleeding heart

Cool, white flowers against glaucous foliage
Further Reading....

  • White
  • Height - 45cm (18in)
  • Spread - 60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - wide-spreading rhizomatous perennial. Lobed basal leaves 15-50cm (6-20in) long, grey-green in colour. 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - syn. D eximia of gardens
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs
  • Place of origin - western North America
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold/yellow -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
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Dicentra - Growing Guide
45cm (18in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60-90cm (24-36in)
 

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