Dicentra x 'Burning Hearts'

Burning Hearts Fern-leaf Bleeding Heart: Patent PBR

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Long-blooming stems of heart-shaped, deep red flowers arch above delicate, very blue gray, fernlike foliage. Compact and mounding. The deepest red of any of the fern-leaf Bleeding hearts.


More About Dicentra x 'Burning Hearts'

  • Prefers consistently moist, rich, humusy soils. Soils must not be allowed to dry out during summer.
  • rebloomer

This plant forms a compact mound of foliage topped with arched flowering stems from late spring into early fall.


Height:

8-15 in

Spread:

12-15 ft

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Dicentra x 'Burning Hearts' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Edging
  • Unique Foliage/Foliage Color
  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer
  • Re-bloomer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Fall Color

  • Yellow

Flower Color

  • Deep Pink
  • Red

Habit

  • Spreading
  • Mounding