The Garden Community for Garden Lovers

Shady Bed

Sid

By Sid


Shady Bed (Dicentra spectabilis (Bleeding heart))

This is my shady bed (under apple tree and Rhodos) where I have grown most of my Hostas. However, last year I decided to give it a makeover. I removed the biggest Hosta (now by pond) and a messy sedgy thing and replaced them with variegated Solomons Seal (out of picture) and ferns. The wet summer last year did well for the ferns, but I'm not sure how they'll do this year as my garden is on the dry side. So far so good tho.... The Dicentra has bounced back after being hit by a late frost and the remaining Hostas are coming on a treat :-)



Comments on this photo

There are no comments yet



Comment on this photo


Pictures tagged with Dicentra
6 of 95

  • 2008_05_02_new_bleeding_heart_in_bloom
  • Dicentra_hostas

What else?

View photos by Sid

See who else is growing Dicentra spectabilis (Bleeding heart).

See who else has plants in genus Dicentra.

This photo is of "Dicentra spectabilis (Bleeding heart)" in Sid's garden

Members who like this photo

  • Gardening with friends since
    18 May, 2007

  • Gardening with friends since
    14 Mar, 2008

  • Gardening with friends since
    12 Feb, 2008

  • Gardening with friends since
    15 Apr, 2008

  • Gardening with friends since
    7 Feb, 2008

  • Gardening with friends since
    21 May, 2007