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Common Beard-orchid

Calochilus robertsonii


Approx. 12cm tall, Calochilus species are related to Sun Orchids, responding to heat and opening to their fullest extent on hot days. Unlike Sun Orchids they don't fully sloe at night.


Grassy Dry Forest

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Vinny 9 years ago

Thanks for the complement Gilma :)

This is just one beauty in your Collection of many Orchids and Wild Flowers, thank you so much for sharing, Vinny.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Impressive flower !!

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Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 9, 2014
Submitted on Oct 9, 2014

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