Diuris gregaria D.L.Jones 2006

Another Flower Angle Photos courtesy of Colin Rowan and his Retired Aussies Website

Part Sun Cold.jpgLATE Winter EARLYSpring

Common Name The Clumping Diuris - Clumping Golden Moths

Flower Size .8" [2 cm]

Found in Victoria, Australia at elevations of 10 to 30 meters in grasslands and among rocks in basalt outcroppings as a small sized, densely clumping, cold growing terrestrial with 3 to 7 leaves that blooms in the late winter and early spring on an erect, 2.4 to 8" [6 to 20 cm] long, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence with semi-nodding flowers that do not open well.

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

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