Purple Cockatoo
Basal Leaf
Adelaide Hills
Sweet Onion-orchid
Whole
 
                      
Sweet Onion-orchid (Microtis rara?)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Orchids
Order: Asparagus (Asparagales)
Family: Orchid (Orchidaceae)
Species: Sweet Onion-orchid (Microtis rara?)
This Photo:     Flower head

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
This is a tentative id

Copyright © 2010-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 18-Nov-2010
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.