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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蘭科
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    • Orchidaceae
  • English
    • Orchids
  • Spanish
    • Orquídeas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lizethruacho

Date

August 23, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lizethruacho

Date

August 23, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Orchids Family Orchidaceae

Observer

markkir

Date

May 2, 2014 04:20 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

zooga1961

Date

March 31, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This is a spring coralroot orchid, a cousin of Hexalectris. We see them every year in April.

We keep this and Hexalectris orchid locations obscured to protect this plant from being collected.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Fairy-slipper Calypso bulbosa var. occidentalis

Observer

jensj

Date

March 25, 2015 08:28 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Date

March 27, 2015 11:44 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

March 27, 2015 11:30 AM CST

Description

orquídea terrestre

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Elegant rein orchid Piperia elegans

Observer

tosteve

Date

July 14, 2014 02:21 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Putty root Aplectrum hyemale

Observer

kadota21

Date

March 17, 2015 02:43 PM HST

Description

Growing on forest floor

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Beard Orchid Calochilus robertsonii

Observer

dorofo2504

Date

October 10, 2007 06:10 PM AEST

Description

Found in Georges River Gorge near Campbelltown spring time.
Has only just opened.

Photos / Sounds

What

Large Flying Duck Orchid Caleana major

Observer

dorofo2504

Date

October 11, 2007 05:25 PM AEST

Description

Found in spring time Georges River Gorge near Campbelltown

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dorofo2504

Date

June 10, 2007 10:43 AM AEST

Description

Acianthus fornicatus (Large Mosquito Orchid)

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Description from Wikipedia

Orchidaceae is a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants with blooms that are often colourful and often fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family. Along with the Asteraceae, they are one of the two largest families of flowering plants, with between 21,950 and 26,049 currently accepted species, found in 880 genera. Selecting which of the two families is larger is still under debate, as concrete numbers on such enormous families are constantly in flux. Regardless,...

No range data available.