Glossodia spp or Cockatoo or waxlip orchid

Family: Orchidaceae
Genus: Glossodia
Species: major
Main Flower Colour: Purple

Description

Single stem, single leaf at ground level.
10 to 12 cm high
Found in all states except WA and NT

Flowering start in September and ends in October.

Identification

The main flower colour is purple.

References

Created: 06 Oct 2014 - Helen and Bruce

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Location

Bio Regions

GAW - Gawler

FLB - Flinders Lofty Block

MDD - Murray Darling Depression

RIV - Riverina

SCP - South East Coastal Plain

COP - Cobar Peneplain

BBS - Brigalow Belt South

Specifics

Photo by Bruce and Helen in Myponga CP SA

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