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Dicentra ‘Gold Heart’


Ideal shipping window for Dicentra spectabilis is January thru May. Pickup only after May 31st, must be pre-booked 6 months in advance.

Exquisite, brilliant gold leaves from arching peach-colored stems. Heart-shaped rose-pink flowers hang down for months in late spring. From Nori Pope, formerly of Hadspen House Nursery, England. Makes a dramatic statement in the spring garden. Not for resale into Canada. Ships November through May or by special order.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 4-8
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 36″ / 30″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s): April, May, June

Common Name Golden bleeding hearts
Family Papaveraceae
species spectabilis
Plant Type
US Patent # --
EU Grant # EU4817
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Dormancy Summer and winter.
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How Different? It has gold foliage.
Landscape Value Use as an accent, in mixed beds, in the woodland or shade garden.
Most Active Growing Season
Persistence Summer dormant
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 36" / 30"
Soil (Garden) Prefers moist loamy soil.
Water (Garden) This plant likes moisture, allow to dry slightly between watering, but don't let get bone dry when young in the greenhouse. In the garden, if you let it dry out too much it will go summer dormant early.
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Comments This is a fabulous plant to bring light to a shaded area. Will go dormant mid summer if dried out. HGTV sells as Dicentra Dazzlers™ Golden Glow™
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
EC 0.5 – 1.0
pH 5.6 – 7.2
Fertility Needs 50 – 100 ppm
Notes Ships November – May only. Keep evenly moist. We recommend transplanting to a 4″ pot from a plug, not a larger size container if you receive the plants in the fall.
Finish Time to 4″ 5 – 7 weeks
Finish Time to Gallon
Day Length for Flowering Day Neutral
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