Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Wild Bleeding Heart from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Wild Bleeding Heart
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JK Marlow jkm110402_370
April Haywood County NC
Corneille Bryan Native Garden
Bluish-green leaves, less finely cut than D. cucullaria or canadensis, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
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JK Marlow jkm140421_506
April Buncombe County NC
Botanical Gardens at Asheville
Similar to D. canadensis, except with longer tips on the outer petals, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
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