King of Hearts Fernleaf Bleeding Heart - Dicentra x 'King of Hearts'

A cross between Japanese and native bloodlines, 'King of Hearts' has an extended bloom period from late spring to early fall. Silvery-green foliage with arching sprays of pink heart-shaped flowers. Better tolerance to sun and heat but should have protection.

Water Needs: 
High
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Light Needs: 
Partial Sun/Shade
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Prefers moist, well drained soil. Feed in the spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Trim after blooming to promote vigorous new foliage. Could go into dormancy with the summer heat. 

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