Plant Library

Bleeding Heart Old Fashioned Red

Common Name: Bleeding Heart

Botanical Name: Dicentra

Variety: Old-Fashioned Red

Blossom Color: Red

Bloom Time: May-Jun

Zone: 3 to 9

Exposure: Shade or Part Sun

Mature Height: 24-36"

Mature Width: 24-36"

Notes: (dye-SEN-tra) spectabilis. Commonly called the Old Fashioned bleeding heart. Red flowers. May-June. 24-32 inches. Often goes dormant by late summer. Rich, moist, well-drained soil.