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Dicentra peregrina alba

SKU: dipeal
A choice alpine perennial with deeply dissected silvery-grey foliage and clean white flowers.
Family: Papaveraceae
Flower Colour: White
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun or part shade
Additional Feature: Ferny Foliage
Price: £8.50
Availability: Currently Out of Stock
Dicentra peregrina alba
Product Details
A choice alpine perennial rising from the soil 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 a clean white in colour. Each flower is like a small swollen pouch with two splaying petals. These last for around fourteen days each or so and are borne in succession.