Corunastylis fimbriata (R.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002

Another Flower Photos by Mischa and Colin Rowan and their Retired Aussies Orchid Photo website

Part shade coolEARLYSummer through Fall

Common Name The Fimbriate Corunastylis - In Australia The Fringed Midge Orchid

Flower Size .48" [1.2 cm]

Found in Queensland and New South Wales in open and heathy forests, heath and moss gardens over granite and sandstone at elevations of 10 to 900 meters as a small to medium sized, cool growing terrestrial with a single, stem clasping, free part .8 to 1.2" long, shorter than the flowers leaf that blooms in the early summer through fall on an erect, .4 to 2.4" [1 to 6 cm] long, 5 to 30 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Genoplesium fimbriatum (R.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 1989; Prasophyllum fimbriatum R.Br. 1810

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Prasophyllum fimbriatum drawing fide; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo good