Dicentra formosa 'Aurora' (White Western Bleeding Heart )


Dicentra formosa 'Aurora' (White Western Bleeding Heart)

Family:  Papaveraceae
Zone: 3 - 9
Natural Range: PNW
Soil:  Average to moist, humus rich well drained, drought tolerant
Light: Part sun, sun
Height: 14"
Bloom Time: April to September
Attracts:  Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Pest Resistance:  Deer, Rabbit

Attributes: Deciduous, spreading, Gray green fern-like leaves.  Heart shaped white flowers.  Sporadically flowers all season.

Notes:  Because of the foliage color, this Dicentra can take more sun than most forms.

Companion plants:  Epimedium, Cypripedium, Podophyllum, Polygonatum, Trillium

Dicentra formosa 'Aurora' (White Western Bleeding Heart )