Red beaks

Family: Orchidaceae
Genus: Pyrorchis
Species: nigricans
Main Flower Colour: Red

Description

Common Beak Orchid
Grows 50 - 300mm
Dark green red blotched basal leaf
Red and White flowers
A common orchid in the south west but only flowers after fire.

Flowering start in August and ends in October.

Identification

The main flower colour is red.

References

Field guide to the Orchids of the South West of Western australia

Created: 08 Jul 2014 - Member - Barry H (WA)
Updated: 22 Aug 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

ESP - Esperance Plains

SWA - Swan Coastal Plain

WAR - Warren

Specifics

From Shark Bay to Israelite bay

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