OrchidDipodium roseum

Rosy hyacinth orchid at Farringdon, NSW

Dipodium roseum at Farringdon, NSW - 10 Jan 2018

Identification history

Orchid Dipodium roseum 13 Jan 2018 TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014!
Orchid Dipodium roseum 13 Jan 2018 BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014!
Unidentified 10 Jan 2018 ChristineMultiple Significant Sightings - Christine has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Christine has reported over 500 sightings!

Author's notes

I could not get close to it to find leaves near the ground. it appeared as if just the stalk coming from the ground with these flowers on the top 15cm or so, about 40-50cm tall.

2 comments

TonyWoodFounding Explorer - TonyWood joined us in 2014! wrote:
   13 Jan 2018
It is a semi-parasitic orchid and does not have leaves.
ChristineMultiple Significant Sightings - Christine has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Christine has reported over 500 sightings! wrote:
   14 Jan 2018
Thanks for that

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Location information

Species information

  • Highly sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
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  • 10 Jan 2018 Recorded on
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