Dicentra formosa

(Bleeding hearts)
Dicentra formosa
  • Dicentra-formosa
This produces lots of mauve-pink flowers that are carried in sprays along short, slightly pink, flower stems. The flowers sit above a slowly spreading mound of deeply divided, lacy leaves. Like all dicentras this is ideal for growing near or under the shade of shrubs and trees.
9cm (£5.40)?
Delivered in 7-10 days
£5.40  each OR £15.30 for three

Flower attributes

Colour: Pink

Flowers: May, June, and July


Soil: Remains moist

Planting position: Part shade/Full Shade

Height x spread: 30cm x 40cm


Care advice

Likes a soil that does not dry out, preferable with lots of leaf mound such as that found just below the light cover of trees.