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Glossodia major

Wax lip orchid at Black Mountain

Glossodia major at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2016
Glossodia major at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2016
Glossodia major at Black Mountain - 10 Oct 2016
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Identification history

Glossodia major 13 Oct 2016 TonyWood
Glossodia major 13 Oct 2016 Ryl

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Author's notes

Two of the plants had their flowers open - the third seemed to be just about to open, which is why it looks a little odd in the photo. I took a closer look (but didn't take a photo, for some reason) and can confirm the closed flower has the same marks as the open flowers.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 10 Oct 2016 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • Ryl Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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