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Maroonhood at Mount Majura

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Pterostylis pedunculata at Mount Majura - 12 Sep 2015
Pterostylis pedunculata at Mount Majura - 12 Sep 2015
Pterostylis pedunculata at Mount Majura - 12 Sep 2015
Pterostylis pedunculata at Mount Majura - 12 Sep 2015

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Author's notes

Visit of Matt Mullaney's Majura Maroonhood colony and counted close to 50 plants. Very healthy colony lead by the double headed mutant one.

2 comments

wrote:
   11 Sep 2015
Yay! You found it! You counted 50?! I will admit that I just had a quick and conservative estimate before heading off again.
wrote:
   11 Sep 2015
Yeah this was also really hard for me to find. Took ages. But yes if you also count all the tiny ones which are mostly just leaves (but with a few buds) around the main colony, there are easily about 50 plants. It's an awesome colony... Also more dense than the P. pedunculata colonies I've seen at BM.

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 11 Sep 2015 Recorded on
  • AaronClausen Recorded by

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