Calochilus species

arthurm(Sydney, NSW AUST)October 11, 2011

Calochilus species, an Australian Terrestrial Orchid which is difficult to grow.

Photographed by Petrichor using an iphone near Sydney.

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Sheila(8b SW Texas)

Wow, love that red beard!

    Bookmark   October 11, 2011 at 7:42AM
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inga007(Ont. 6a)

Wow! Ditto. It looks as if it's very tiny.
Lovely. Thanks for sharing.

    Bookmark   October 11, 2011 at 8:03AM
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arthurm(Sydney, NSW AUST)

Inga, its about an inch? Just guessing. Common name is Beardies

    Bookmark   October 12, 2011 at 1:18AM
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inga007(Ont. 6a)

Not as small as I imagined. Thanks for your info.
Yea, I can see why it's called beardie.

    Bookmark   October 12, 2011 at 6:27AM
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ifraser25(z11 Brazil)

Great stuff. Are there any Sun Orchids (Thelymitra) in your area? - Ian.

    Bookmark   October 14, 2011 at 6:50PM
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