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Recent observations

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Observer

nicholasmaynenz

Date

October 25, 2014 04:01 PM NZDT

Description

On a stone wall on Green Lane West at Cornwall Park.

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Square

Observer

huracan

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Orquídea de flores blancas

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Square

Observer

huracan

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Orchidea ruderal dentro y fuera del Parque Montebello

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Observer

huracan

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Orchidaceae, con flores aromáticas, corola amrilla

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Observer

johnb-nz

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

Not sure if this is a different species to previous observation, or just at a different stage of development?

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Observer

johnb-nz

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

Several fine specimens alongside track.

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Square

Observer

candler

Date

October 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

johnb-nz

Date

April 1, 2014

Description

View of airborne seeds when stalk tapped.

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Observer

gailtv

Date

October 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

david_lyttle

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Pterostylis graminea, growing under shrubs in native forest remnant.

More colonies found following previous observation on Oct 8th in the same locality.

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Square

Date

October 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Spider Orchid Genus Corybas

Observer

katiew

Date

September 30, 2014

Description

Patch of orchids growing under leaf litter on the edge of the bush in a dry spot. The tops of the dorsal sepals were all that were visible until I gently cleared the litter away. They are growing at an elevation of 427 m. The sepals are red and 25 mm long, the petals are pale and 12 mm long.

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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.