How do you take care of a bleeding heart hanging basket?
Place the container where the bleeding heart plant is exposed to light shade or dappled or partial sunlight. Water bleeding heart regularly but allow the surface of the potting mix to dry slightly between waterings. Bleeding heart requires moist, well-drained soil and may rot if conditions are too soggy.
Do bleeding hearts need full sun or shade?
Bleeding heart grows best in light shade, although it will tolerate full sun in moist and cool climates. In most locations plants prefer morning sun and afternoon shade. They also need well-drained soil and will rot if the soil remains too soggy.
Do bleeding heart flowers need full sun?
In warmer southern zones, bleeding heart plants should be planted in a shady, cool location. Farther north, they can be located in an area where they will get partial or even full sun if the weather is cool enough. Although they like damp soil, they shouldn’t be planted in an area that can get waterlogged.