Fern-leaf Bleeding Heart
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Magnoliidae||Includes magnolias, nutmeg, bay laurel, cinnamon, avocado, black pepper, and many others|
|Order||Papaverales||A group that includes buttercups and other poisonous plants|
|Family||Fumariaceae||Fumitory, fumewort, or bleeding-heart family|
|Genus||Dicentra||From the Greek dis, “twice,” and centron, “spur,” meaning “twice-spurred,” in reference to the flower shape|
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Dicentra ‘Bacchanal’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 31 May 2016.
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4/15/1979 · Memphis, TN · By Tim Chandler ID is uncertain