Dicentra formosa 'Bacchanal' (Purple Western Bleeding Heart )
Zone: 3 - 9
Natural Range: Pacific Northwest
Soil: Average to moist, humus rich well drained, drought tolerant
Light: Part sun, shade
Bloom Time: April to September
Attracts: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Pest Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Attributes: Deciduous, spreading, Green fern-like leaves. Heart shaped deep wine-red flowers. Sporadically flowers all season.
Notes: This selection of bleeding heart is valued for is rich flower coloration. Looks lovely when mixed with the typical pink form of D. formosa.