Corunastylis insignis (D.L.Jones) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002 Photos by M. A. Clement and The NSW Government Environment and Heritage Website

Part shade cold LATE Winter LATERSpring

Common Name The Grand Corunastylis - In Australia The Dark Midge Orchid - The Variable Midge Orchid

Flower Size .24" [6 mm]

Found in New South Wales Australia in heathland and heathy forests among sedges and shrubs at elevations of 20 to 100 meters as a mini-miniature to miniature sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, short, stem clasping, free part .4 to .6" long, ending below the flowers leaf that blooms in late winter through later spring on an erect, .6 to 1" [1.5 to 2.5 cm] long, 5 to 12 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Genoplesium insigne D.L.Jones 2001

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