Bleeding Heart (Dicentra eximia)

 

Scientific Name: Dicentra eximia
Common Name: Bleeding Heart
Description of facts and concepts: A genus with several eastern US species and some from the west coast
Seed or division information: Seeds and divisions from the rhizome
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): May W2
Garden Name: Shady woodland garden
Color of Flower: Pink
Height: 12″
Spread: 16″
Family: Poppy
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Acidic Woodland Soil
Soil: Dry to Wet Moist
Light: Sun to Shade Shade to part shade
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-7