Thelymitra irregularis Nicholls 1946

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Part Sun Cold 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 small to medium sized, cool to cold growing terrestrial with a pink stem carrying 2 subulate, sheathing bracts and asingle narrowly linear, rather thin, channeled, acute leaf that blooms on a thin, erect, 2 to 8 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 drawing fide;