A native species that makes compact clumps of bright red foliage. Short flower
spikes that are only just taller than the clumps of leaves.
Grows in drier habitats than the other native species, around the margins of bogs, often on open
28th June 2008
This is a rather large red form, growing in the wild in Wareham Forest in Dorset.
7th June 2009
I have it growing in a tray of sphagnum, quite by accident, but I doubt it will ever be this good.
25th May 2010