Thelymitra campanulata Lindl. 1840

Inflorescence Photo courtesy of Ron Heberle and the Thelymitra Page of The Species Orchid Society of Western Australia

Common Name The Bell-Shaped Thelymitra - The Shirt Orchid - The Bell Sun Orchid

Flower Size .6 to .8" [1.5 to 2 cm]

Found in Western Australia at elevations of 20 to 400 meters in coastal to near coastal areas among scrub as a small to medium sized, cool to cold growing terestrial that blooms in the spring in nature on an erect, 8 to 20" [20 to 50 cm] long, 2 to 15 flowered inflorescence with bell shaped flowers.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Digest Vol 49 No 3 1985 photo fide; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo fide

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