Bleeding heart

adg1127March 25, 2009

I have a bleeding heart planted in the ground. We had a very very cold winter here and have no tree cover for protection. I did cover it, but it looks horrible, What are my chances of it coming back? This plant was my mothers and very sentimental to me!

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zuni(5a)

These guys hate being moved. Did you just replant it last year? Was it in a similar climate ans soil? Give it good compost and wood mulch, water deeply in dry spells. Good luck!

    Bookmark   March 26, 2009 at 3:36PM
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msbatt

Do you mean Dicentra scandens, or Clerodendrum thomsoniae? D. scandens is very old-hardy, but C. thomsoniae is quite tender---*maybe* Zone 8, but I was thinking Zone 9.

    Bookmark   March 28, 2009 at 6:44PM
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russ2009(9 Texas)

ADG do u have any pics of ur bleeding heart when it was in bloom to show me? I am curious to see if i have the same type....thnx russ

    Bookmark   April 1, 2009 at 12:07AM
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cyrus_gardner(8)

BH is not an ivy.

    Bookmark   April 15, 2009 at 9:21AM
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