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At its best:
Place a layer of crocks at the bottom of pot, then three-quarters fill it with compost.
Position the bleeding heart at the back of the pot and the other plants slightly in front of it. Fill with compost to within 5cm of the rim, firming around the plants with your fingers to squeeze out any air pockets.
Water the plants thoroughly and allow to drain. Add more compost to fill any gaps if necessary.
Position the pot in a partially shaded spot, where you can enjoy the dainty blooms of the bleeding heart, in contrast with the lush foliage of the hosta.