Thelymitra x irregularis Nicholls 1946

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Part Sun CoolCold Spring

Common Name The Irregular Thelymitra - In Australia The Crested Sun Orchid

Flower Size 1." [2.5 cm]

Found in new South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania Australia as a medium sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial with a single channeled leaf that blooms on a thin, erect, 1 to 8 flowered inflorescence

This species is a natural hybrid between T ixioides and T rubra.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;