Bleeding Heart Dicentra spectabilis - Lamprocapnos spectabilis

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Botanical Name:

Dicentra spectabilis

Family:

Papaveraceae

Genus:

Dicentra

Species:

spectabilis

Common Name:

Bleeding Heart

Seeds Per Pound:
122,580
Quantity:
0.00359 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
5
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
98%
Height:
2-3 feet
Collection Locale:
Russia
Crop Year:
2012
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3

In Stock: 1.63 g (grams)
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$17.90
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 12 hours.
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Stratification: warm stratify for 30 days, cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/8" deep , tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: germinates best in cool conditions, 40-55 degrees F.
In a Nutshell:
* Compound leaves with leaflets in threes grow on fleshy green to pink stems up to 3 feet (0.9 m). Flowers are heart-shaped and 1–2 inches (3–5 cm) long, with pink outer petals and white inner petals , hanging in a horizontal raceme . They bloom from late spring to early summer . Seeds with whitish elaiosomes are borne in long pods .The plant often goes dormant in summer after blooming. more...
* The plant most of us think of as Bleeding Heart, extremely popular, and for good reason, each arching spike, often held horizontally, is lined with an elegant row of pink and white "hearts", flowers in May in New York, may die back to the ground in late summer.
Short description:
Description Compound leaves with leaflets in threes grow on fleshy green to pink stems up to 3 feet (0.9 m). Flowers are heart-shaped and 1–2 inches (3–5 cm) long, with pink outer petals and white inner petals , hanging in a horizontal raceme . They bloom from late spring to early summer . Seeds with whitish elaiosomes are borne in long pods .The plant often goes dormant in summer after blooming.
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Usda description:
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