bleeding heart - Knowledgebase Question

hebron, Ke
Avatar for brush1285
Question by brush1285
May 12, 2009
I have a bleeding heart that just grew in front of my columbine thats in the sun,when would be the best time to replant the bleeding heart to the shade,doileaveabigrootball

Answer from NGA
May 12, 2009
Dicentra, or bleeding heart, will die down in early summer when the weather gets hot. When it does you can dig it out, roots and all, and replant it to a shadier area. The root system might be large if the bleeding heart has been in the ground for many years. You'll just have to explore around and try not to damage too much of the roots when you dig the plant. Best wishes with your garden!

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by Zoia and is called "The Old Fence"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.