Dicentra Spectabilis Alba

White Bleeding Heart

Dicentra Spectabilis Alba

OUT OF STOCK
A popular graceful perennial plant. Many arched sprays of heart shaped white flowers are produced from April until June. Also known as Lamprocapnos Spicata Alba or White Bleeding Heart, the Royal Horticultural Society has given it the Award of Garden Merit for its reliable performance, stability of colour and form and good resistance to pests and diseases. Likes to be grown sheltered and in partial shade in although will tolerate sun if the soil is moist. Height 60-70cm. First grade loose roots supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Spring
Flower Colour WHITE
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied First grade loose roots
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Spring

Flower Colour

WHITE

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

First grade loose roots

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 65cm
Mature Spread 50cm
Plant Spacing 40cm
Annual Growth 65cm
Plant Spacing

40cm

Annual Growth

65cm

Mature Height

65cm

Mature Spread

50cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.
Soil Type Well drained, fertile soil
Pruning Remove damaged foliage if required.
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

Soil Type

Well drained, fertile soil

Pruning

Remove damaged foliage if required.

Plant in any fertile and well drained garden soil, in full sun or partial shade.
Take some precautions to deter slugs as they may cause some leaf damage to young dicentra.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Spring
    Flower Colour WHITE
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied First grade loose roots
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    First grade loose roots

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Spring

    Flower Colour

    WHITE

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 65cm
    Mature Spread 50cm
    Plant Spacing 40cm
    Annual Growth 65cm
    Annual Growth

    65cm

    Mature Height

    65cm

    Mature Spread

    50cm

    Plant Spacing

    40cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

    Soil Type

    Well drained, fertile soil

    Pruning

    Remove damaged foliage if required.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant in any fertile and well drained garden soil, in full sun or partial shade.
    Take some precautions to deter slugs as they may cause some leaf damage to young dicentra.