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Wax lip orchid at Black Mountain

Glossodia major at Black Mountain - 29 Oct 2016

Identification history

Orchid Glossodia major 1 Nov 2016 CathB
Orchid Glossodia major 1 Nov 2016 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 31 Oct 2016 galah681

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Author's notes

Flower was almost closed up. Could be a sun orchid possibly (no sun to make it open up!). Could not see any spots on the petals. 50 diuris nigromontana closeby.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • True In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • 29 Oct 2016 Recorded on
  • galah681 Recorded by

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