'Gold Heart' Bleeding Heart -
Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart' (latin)
Adult dimensions: Height up to 60 cm, width up to 50 cm.
Type of soil: Rich, moist and well drained. Avoid chalky soil.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Plantation density: 6 / m².
Characteristics and uses:
The ‘Gold Heart' Bleeding Heart is a magnificent perennial, which will brighten up the shady areas of your garden, terrace or balcony. Its golden yellow foliage is extremely bright. From April right through to June, this Bleeding Heart produces superb chains of white and pink heart shaped flowers that contrast prettily withy the stunning foliage.
It is an easy plant to look after: you only need to cut the flowering stems after blossoming and to fold down the foliage at the end of Autumn.