Plum Sun-orchid
Flower, side
Adelaide Hills
Salmon Sun-orchid
Flower, Centre
 
                      
Salmon Sun-orchid (Thelymitra rubra)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Orchids
Order: Asparagus (Asparagales)
Family: Orchid (Orchidaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Salmon Sun-orchid (Thelymitra rubra)
This Photo:     🔍Flower, Whole🔎
Other name: Common Pink Sun-orchid

Thank you Judy and Rob Peters for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2010-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Oct-2010
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.