Scientific Name: Dicentra eximia Form: Mounded
Common Name:fringed bleeding heart Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:FumariaceaeHabit: Arching, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: U.S. - northeast Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Dissected, Compound, Basal, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Bipinnate, Ovate, Pinnately lobed, Incised
Flowers: White, Pink, Red, Jun- Aug- Jul- Sep- May
Fruit: Capsule, Green
Exposure: Filtered shade, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Waterside planting, Perennial border, Group or mass planting, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Similar to D. formosa but has narrower, less rounded flowers with longer wings on the outer petals and can flower from spring to fall; leaves finely divided into leaflets and lobes, gray-green, mostly 20-35 x 10-15 cm.