Diuris callitrophila D.L.Jones 2003

Plant and Flowers in situ Photos by Colin and Misch Rowan and their The Retired Aussies Website

Fragrance Part sun Cold LATERWinter

Common Name The Callitris Woodland Occuring Diuris - The Oaklands Doubletail Orchid

Flower Size 1 to 1.4" [2.5 to 3.5 cm]

Found in New South Wales Australia as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial species found in Callitris woodlands among grass at elevations of 100 to 140 meters with 2 to 3, conduplicate, straight, linear leaves that blooms in the later spring on an erect, 12 to 20" [30 to 50 cm] long, 3 to 9 flowered inflorescence aqnd carrying slightly fragrant flowers.


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