Dicentra formosa 'Bacchanal' (Purple Western Bleeding Heart )


Dicentra formosa 'Bacchanal' (Purple Western Bleeding Heart)

Family:  Papaveraceae
Zone: 3 - 9
Natural Range: Pacific Northwest
Soil:  Average to moist, humus rich well drained, drought tolerant
Light: Part sun, shade
Height: 14"
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.

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

Dicentra formosa 'Bacchanal' (Purple Western Bleeding Heart )


Dicentra formosa 'Bacchanal' (Purple Western Bleeding Heart )

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