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Thelymitra sp.

A sun orchid at Canberra Central, ACT

Thelymitra sp. at Canberra Central, ACT - 16 Oct 2016
Thelymitra sp. at Canberra Central, ACT - 16 Oct 2016
Thelymitra sp. at Canberra Central, ACT - 16 Oct 2016
Thelymitra sp. at Canberra Central, ACT - 16 Oct 2016
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Identification history

Thelymitra sp. 15 Nov 2016 MichaelMulvaney
Calochilus sp. 17 Oct 2016 MichaelMulvaney

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2 comments

TonyWood wrote:
   18 Oct 2016
Michael, I think it is a Calochilus, but not always easy to separate from Thelymitra beflore flowering.
   18 Oct 2016
Thanks Tony - I will check it out again in a week or so

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height

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