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Thelymitra ixioides

7 Dotted Sun Orchid at Mongarlowe, NSW

Thelymitra ixioides at Mongarlowe, NSW - 5 Nov 2022
Thelymitra ixioides at Mongarlowe, NSW - 5 Nov 2022
Thelymitra ixioides at Mongarlowe, NSW - 5 Nov 2022
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Identification history

Thelymitra ixioides 6 Nov 2022 DerekC
Unidentified 5 Nov 2022 LisaH

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User's notes

Will be posting photos of individual orchids, because I don't know enough to say what species each is

2 comments

DerekC wrote:
   6 Nov 2022
This is an unusual colour form of T. ixioides, the rows of fingerlike glands at the top of the column is the best indication of species.
LisaH wrote:
   6 Nov 2022
Thank you so much for all your hard work in IDing these photos, and sharing your knowledge.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 5 Nov 2022 01:53 PM Recorded on
  • LisaH Recorded by

Additional information

  • 2cm Flower dimension
  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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