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Blotched hyacinth orchid at Red Hill, ACT

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Dipodium punctatum at Red Hill, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Dipodium punctatum at Red Hill, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Dipodium punctatum at Red Hill, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Dipodium punctatum at Red Hill, ACT - 18 Dec 2017
Dipodium punctatum at Red Hill, ACT - 18 Dec 2017

Identification history

Orchid Dipodium punctatum 20 Dec 2017 TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014!
Orchid Dipodium punctatum 20 Dec 2017 MichaelMulvaneyMultiple Significant Sightings - MichaelMulvaney has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - MichaelMulvaney has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - MichaelMulvaney joined us in 2014!
Unidentified 19 Dec 2017 roymcdMultiple Significant Sightings - roymcd has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - roymcd has reported over 500 sightings!

Author's notes

I've walked past again today and there is actually 6 stems on this grassy knoll, rather than the 2 that I previously reported. Kind regards, Roy.

1 comment

   21 Dec 2017
Thanks Roy this orchid is becoming more widespread on Red Hill, which is a great sign of hope and Christmas present for us all

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Location information

Species information

  • Highly sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 6 Abundance
  • roymcd Recorded by
  • 18 Dec 2017 Recorded on
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