Photo Courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.

Dicentra spectabilis Ruby Heart (Bleeding Heart)

Puffy heart-shaped crimson petals with dangling white lips hang delicately from thin branches that are contrasted against chartreuse foliage atop red stems. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
2.5-3 ft tall x 2.5-3 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture