Its curious leaves, hollowed like a horn, are blood-red in color, and form a compact tuft 1 foot or more in height and the same in breadth; the flowers, singular in shape, are not very showy.
Europe, worthy of a place among hardy Orchids, as the flowers are singular and in some kinds beautiful, as S. cordigera, with large showy flowers, chiefly of a blood-red color; S.
Lindeni has more pointed leaves, a deep blood-red color, is compact and graceful, and bears pinching back and pegging down to any height.
The flowers are in compact rounded trusses about 4 inches across, a bright blood-red, the leaves coated beneath with a rusty felt.
The leaves are 5 to 7 inches long, with flowers of a rich blood-red color borne in a compact truss 4 inches or more in diameter.
The early leaves and shoots are a pretty pale crimson, and before falling in autumn the foliage turns purple and blood-red.
Horsmanni, a dwarf form with richly-colored flowers of a blood-red mahogany tint, and Splendens, the early form of L.
Vampire Red: Deep blood-red color lenses that are great for Halloween and work perfectly with a Dracula costume.
Gothic makeup is heavily defined by the eyes, although pale complexions and blood-red lips also come into play.
A simple skull with blood-red roses can be the perfect way to show tribute to a fallen friend.