Corunastylis oligantha (D.L.Jones) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002 Photo by Mischa and Colin Rowan and their Retired Aussies Orchid Photo Website

Part shade cold EARLY Summer MIDFall

Common Name The Few Flowered Corunastylis - In Australia The Mongarlowe Midge Orchid

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in New South Wales Australia in sparse woodlands among grass tussocks and shrubs at elevations of 300 to 600 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, short, stem clasping, free part .4 to .72" long leaf ending below the flowers that blooms in early summer through mid fall on an erect, .4 to .8" [1 to 2 cm] long, 1 to 9 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms *Genoplesium oliganthum D.L.Jones 2001

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

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