Diuris luteola D.L.Jones & B.Gray 1991 Photo by Roger Fryer and Jill Newland and The North Queensland Plants - Orchidaceae Website

Another Flower Photo by Garry and Nada Sankowsky and The Zodiac Publications Website

Part sun Cold Winter

Common Name The Yellowish Diuris - The Northern Doubletail Orchid

Flower Size .5 to .6" [1.2 to 1.5 cm]

Found in Queensland Australia as a miniature to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial species found in slopes and ridges in grassy forests at elevations of 700 to 1200 meters with a single, conduplicate, straight, linear leaves that blooms in the winter on an erect, 4.8 to 18" [12 to 45 cm] long, 1 to 6 flowered inflorescence.


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