A small group of a dozen or so orchids sparsely distributed on the hillside near the route.
On Te Henga walkway track.
Could be first sighting of this weed is this reserve. Will come back tomorrow and spray it and scout around in case there is more.
Asparagales is the name of an order of plants, used in modern classification systems such as the APG III system (which is used throughout this article). The order takes its name from the family Asparagaceae and is placed in the monocots. The order has only recently been recognized in classification systems. It was first put forward by Huber in 1977 and later taken up in the Dahlgren system of 1985. Before this, many of its families...