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Dicentra Burning Hearts

SKU: dibuhe
A choice alpine perennial with deeply dissected silvery-grey foliage and scarlet-red flowers.
Family: Papaveraceae
Flower Colour: Red
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun or part shade
Additional Feature: Ferny Foliage
List Price: £8.50
Price: £6.00
Dicentra Burning Hearts
Dicentra Burning Hearts
Product Details
Another of the Heart series.  Attractive alpine perennial rising in early spring. First the foliage emerges which is deeply dissected and fern-like, colour is silvery-grey and has an unusual appearance. Each leaf is up to 8 cms long and half as wide being held on rigid petioles. Flowers are held on dainty stems, up to 4 or so per stem and is scarlet-red in colour. Each flower is like a small swollen pouch with two splaying petals. These last for around fourteen days or so and are borne in succession from mid spring onwards. Resembles Dicentra peregrina but a larger form and significantly easier to grow! 


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