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Spring Colors for the Garden

Paul James, host of HGTV's Gardening by the Yard, shares a list of some of his favorite spring-blooming plants.

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bleeding heart has blooms shaped like tiny hearts
Photo 2 of 7The blooms of bleeding heart (Dicentra) require partial shade in hot climates.

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The blooms of bleeding heart (Dicentra), a perennial, are shaped like tiny hearts with a tear falling from the point of the heart. They require partial shade in hot climates, regular water during the growing season and a fast-draining soil.

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