Wallflower Orchid [ diuris orientis]
Photo Phillipa Hamilton
Flowering time: September, October
Habitat: Widespread in open grassy forest near coast and hinterland across East Gippsland.
Known sites: Colquhoun Forests, Lake Tyers, Tostaree, Newmerella, Cann River, Wingan River, Mallacoota
Notes: Can be locally common, especially when habitat is opened up after fire.
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East Gippsland Native Orchids