Microtis globula R.J.Bates 1984 Photo by The Ancestry.com Roots Web Website

Another Orchid

Same Orchid In situ in southern Western Australia Photos by David Edmonds

Part shade Cold Spring

Common Name The Globe Shaped Microtis

Flower Size

Found in southwest Western Australia in peat swamps in the high rainfall zone as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, green to reddish leaf that blooms in the summer on a terminal, erect, to 20" [50 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence.

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;