During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Dicentra - Bleeding Heart Aurora
Botanical Name: Dicentra formosa
Description: A low growing White Bleeding Heart that is quite suitable for groundcover applications. Fern like blue green foliage is topped with thin spikes of charming white flowers. Aurora is an improvement over native White Bleeding Hearts, with more abundant flowers. It blooms heavily in late spring, and then continues to bloom occasionally throughout the summer, and heavily again in the fall. The plants grow best in shade and in moist soil, and have a nicely mounded form. We ship #1 grade root divisions that will get off to a quick, strong start. Order for your garden today.
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Foliage Color: Green
Sun Requirements: Full to Partial Shade
Type/Size: 3-5 eye
Hardiness Zone: 4,5,6,7,8