red helleborine

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Synonyms for red helleborine

orchid of Mediterranean and Asia having a lax spike of bright rose-pink flowers

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It is particularly rich in orchid species such as pyramidal, common spotted, fragrant and bee orchid and is a national stronghold for the rare dark red helleborine orchid.
The number of flowering spikes of dark red helleborine varies between 1,500 and 2,300, depending on weather conditions in the spring.
DELICATE BEAUTIES From left, the lesser butterfly orchid at East Chevington, the bee orchid and dark red helleborine at Bishop Middleham.
Grazing prevents rank grasses from crowding out plants like blue moor grass, butterwort and yellow wort, bird's eye primrose, dark red helleborine and bee orchid.