Sub-mediterranean plant

Sub-mediterranean plant

Observation - Sub-mediterranean plant. Description: Height to 170 cm, although most specimens are smaller. The entire length of the stem is coloured red. Calcareous marly soil, pH=8, climate sub-mediterranean. I don't know if this is relevant, but it often occurs close to Caphalanthera damasonium (white

Height to 170 cm, although most specimens are smaller. The entire length of the stem is coloured red. Calcareous marly soil, pH=8, climate sub-mediterranean.

I don't know if this is relevant, but it often occurs close to Caphalanthera damasonium (white helleborine), but it flowers 3 months later than the orchid.