Corunastylis woollsii (F.Muell.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002 Photo by Mischa and Colin Rowan and theirRetired Aussies Orchid Photo Website

Full shade cold MIDSummer EARLIERFall

Common Name Wools' Corunastylis - In Australia The Dark Midge Orchid

Flower Size .32" [8 mm]

Found in New South Wales Australia in openforest, heath forest and heathlands over rock plates at elevations of 5 to 750 meters as a miniature to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, stem clasping, free part .6 to 1.4" long leaf ending below the flowers that blooms in the mid summer and earlier fall on an erect, .6 to 2" [1.5 to 5 cm] long, 5 to 35 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Genoplesium woollsii (F.Muell.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 1989; *Prasophyllum woollsii F.Muell. 1865

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 as Prasophyllum woolsii drawing fide; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo good