Sun Orchid hybrid

Family: Orchidaceae
Genus: Thelymitra
Species: antennifera x petrophila
Main Flower Colour: Red

Description

A sun orchid hybrid that was found south of Mullewa amongst some granite pockets. It is a cross between the T antennifera and T petrophila . T antennifera often hybridises with other blue sun orchid species to produce colours of red, orange and pink flowers

Flowering start in September and ends in October.

Identification

The main flower colour is red.

References

Created: 05 Apr 2014 - Member - Tony S (WA)

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Location

Bio Regions

GES - Geraldton Sandplains

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