Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' - spring flowers
  • Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' - spring flowers

Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba'

£14.95

(Bleeding heart) Similar to the classic species, Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' has white, pendant, flowers in late spring / early summer.

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Similar to the classic species, Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' has white, pendant, flowers in late spring / early summer. The leaves are mid green in colour.

Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' grows well in either full sun or light dappled shade and generally enjoys a moist soil. They do not enjoy having disturbed roots and so once planted should be left to their own devices.

Young plants may require staking in windy gardens.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Moist, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: April - May
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Dicentra spectabilis 'Alba' grows to be a clump forming perennial with arching flower stems.
    • Height: 60 cm (2 ft)
    • Spread: 40 cm (1 ½ ft)

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How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Herbaceous - Small
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Soil Type: Damp / Wet
Special Features
Flowering Season - Spring (March - May)

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