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OrchidDiplodium truncatum   

Little dumpies at Gang Gang at Yass River

2 images

Diplodium truncatum at Gang Gang at Yass River - 7 Apr 2018
Diplodium truncatum at Gang Gang at Yass River - 7 Apr 2018

Identification history

Orchid Diplodium truncatum 9 Apr 2018 TonyWood
Orchid Diplodium truncatum 9 Apr 2018 Sue McIntyre

Author's notes

Flowering is at a site receiving extra water over autumn. Other colonies, not watered, have neither rosettes or flowers.

4 comments

TonyWood wrote:
   9 Apr 2018
Flowers not quite fully inflated im image 1.
   9 Apr 2018
These two images are of the same colony.
CathB wrote:
   9 Apr 2018
It's good to have evidence that it is lack of water that limits this species.
   13 Apr 2018
I've often wondered whether that would help... Great work

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 7 Apr 2018 4:45 PM Recorded on
  • Sue McIntyre Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
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