Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart'

Goldleaf Bleeding Heart

Deciduous, Herbaceous Perennial

The old-fashioned bleeding heart, a cottage garden favorite, gets a new twist. Bright golden foliage shouts for attention, screaming "look at me" in spring.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average


Size: 24 - 36 tall x 18 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Upright
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Colorful

Features: Attractive Foliage, Flowers

Foliage Color: Yellow / Gold, Yellow

Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Season: Spring, Summer

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Mixed Border

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Late Spring / Early Summer
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

Plant Combos