Latin name: Dicentra spectabilis

Bleeding heart

1 m. 3,28 f.
Family: Fumariaceae

Genus: Dicentra

Annual and perennial herbs that take their names from the Greek words "dis" (that corresponds to the prefix bi-, meaning double) and "kentro" (center).
They grow in part shade in loose, humus-rich, neutral or slightly alkaline soils.
Plant in arrangements, rock gardens and flowerpots.
Propagated by division.
Latin name: Dicentra spectabilis
Big plant with oblong inflorescences of fuchsia-coloured flowers, each with protruding lance-shaped, white inner petals, borne from mid-spring to late summer.