|Sun Requirements:||Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
|Plant Height:||10 - 12 inches|
|Plant Spread:||12 - 18 inches|
Other: Powdery blue-grey leaves.
|Flower Color:||Other: Heart shaped cherry/red flowers.
|Flower Time:||Late spring or early summer
Other: Bloom period can be extended by removing the spent blooms.
|Toxicity:||Other: may cause skin irritation
|Propagation: Seeds:||Needs specific temperature: The seeds need a period of freezing temperatures.
Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Other info: To start seeds indoors, place in pot. Put the pot in a plastic bag and place in the freezer for 6-8 weeks. Remove the pot after that time and allow to germinate and grow in regular seedling conditions.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Division
Other: Divide after flowering
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
|Posted by valleylynn (Oregon City, OR - Zone 8b) on Nov 19, 2011 1:43 AM
This is a very nice smaller variety of Dicentra, a cross between D Exinia x D Peregrina.
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