Diuris palachila R.S.Rogers 1907

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

Part Sun ColdLATEWinterSpring

Common Name The Broad Lip Diuris - The Broad Lip Doubletail

Flower Size 1.2" [3 cm]

Found in Victoria and South Australia at elevations of 20 to 300 meters as a large sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the late winter and spring. This species is a natural hybrid between n D. chryseopsis & D. pardina.


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