South Australian Species Flowering Times

Species list is from South Australia’s Native Orchids 2011.

For synonyms of names used, click here or check the Orchid eBook page.

Species

Common Name

Month

Acianthus pusillus Mosquito Orchid

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Nemacianthus caudatus Mayfly Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis sp. Southeast Sandplain Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis argocalla White Beauty Spider Orchid

Mid Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Arachnorchis audasii Audas’ Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis aurulenta Long Golden-club Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis behrii Pink lip Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis brumalis Winter Spider Orchid

Late Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis calcicola Limestone Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis cardiochila Thick Lip Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis clavigera Plain Lip Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

 Nov

Arachnorchis sp. Finniss Finniss Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis clavula Kimba Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis colorata Pretty Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis conferta Dwarf Comb Spider Orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis cruciformis Bordertown Spider Orchid or Red Cross Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis dilatata Green Comb Spider Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Arachnorchis ensigera Hybrid Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis flindersica Flinders Range Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis formosa Elegant Red Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis fragrantissima Scented Spider Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Arachnorchis fuliginosa Coastal Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis fulva Tawny Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis gladiolata Bayonet Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis hastata Mellblom’s Spider Orchid

Oct

Nov

Arachnorchis interanea Inland Green-comb Spider Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis leptochila ssp. Leptochila Narrow Lip Spider Orchid or Queen Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Arachnorchis leptochila ssp. Dentata Red Queen Spider Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Arachnorchis macroclavia Tall Bayonet Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis necrophylla Late Mallee Spider Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Arachnorchis ovata Ovate Lip Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis parva Small Comb Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis phaeoclavia Fawn-clubbed Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Arachnorchis reticulata Veined Spider Orchid or Soldier Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis richardsiorum Nora Creina Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis rigida Rigid White Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis saxatilis Rock-Star Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis septuosa Eyre Peninsula Comb Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis sp. Short golden bayonets Golden Tip Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis stellata Star Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis stricta Stiff Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis strigosa Coorong Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis tensa Common Comb Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis sp. Mallee Little mallee Green-comb Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis tentaculata King Spider Orchid or Large Comb Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Arachnorchis sp. Subglabriphylla North Flinders Comb Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis toxochila Dry Land Spider Orchid or Bow Lip Spider Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis valida Coastal Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis venusta Graceful Spider Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Arachnorchis verrucosa Little yellow-club Mallee Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis versicolor Candy Spider Orchid or Lolly Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis villosissima Velvet leaf Spider Orchid

Oct

Nov

Arachnorchis woolcockiorum Mount Remarkable Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis xanthochila Yellow Lip Spider Orchid

Mostly Sep

Arachnorchis zephyra West Wind Spider Orchid

Mostly Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Arachnorchis sp. Brown bayonets Port Lincoln Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Arachnorchis sp. Fleurieu Fleurieu Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Arachnorchis sp. Little Clowns Little Clown Spider Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Arachnorchis sp. Kangaroo Island Kangaroo Island Hybrid Spider

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Bunochilus chlorogrammus Verdant banded Greenhood

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Bunochilus flavovirens Coastal banded Greenhood

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Bunochilus littoralis Lake Saint Clair banded Greenhood

Jul

Aug

Bunochilus melagrammus Dark-lip banded Greenhood

Jul

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Bunochilus prasinus Glossy or Limestone banded Greenhood

Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Bunochilus viriosus Adelaide Hills banded Greenhood or Tall Greenhood

Late Jun

Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Urochilus sanguineus Maroon banded Greenhood

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Caladenia carnea Pink Finger Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Caladenia sp. Coorong Coorong Pink Fingers

Sep

Caladenia fuscata Dusky Pink Fingers

Aug

Sep

Oct

Caladenia mentiens Little Pink Fingers

Oct

Nov

Caladenia sp. Selfing Coastal Dunes Little Dune Fingers

Mid Sep

Caladenia ornata Ornate Pink Fingers

Sep

Oct

Caladenia prolata Slender White Fingers

Sep

Oct

Caladenia pusilla Tiny Pink Fingers

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Caladenia pygmaea Pale Pink Pigmy Finger Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Caladenia vulgaris Late Pink Fingers

Late Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Caladenia xantholeuca Telowie Gorge Finger Orchid

Aug

Sep

Caladenia sp. Glowing green Ghost Finger Orchid

Late Oct

Early Nov

Caladenia sp. Tiny White Tiny White Fingers

Oct

Early Nov

Caladenia latifolia Pink Fairies

Aug

Sep

Oct

Caladenia x idiastes Hybrid Fairy Orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Caleana major (Large) Duck Orchid or Flying Ducks

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Paracaleana disjuncta Broad Leaf Duck Orchid

Oct

Nov

Paracaleana minor Small Duck Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Calochilus cupreus Aldinga Bearded Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Calochilus paludosus Red-beard or Swamp Bearded Orchid

Oct

Nov

Calochilus platychilus Common Hills or Woodland Bearded Orchid

Oct

Nov

Calochilus pruinosus Mallee Bearded Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Calochilus robertsonii Southern Bearded Orchid

Oct

Nov

Myrmechila trapeziformis Dainty Ant Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Simpliglottis cornuta Green Frog Orchid

Sep

Oct

Simpliglottis valida Large Bird Orchid or Frog Orchid

Oct

Nov

Corunastylis despectans Sharp Midge Orchid

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Corunastylis morrisii Hairy Midge Orchid

Mar

Apr

Corunastylis nigricans Port Lincoln Midge Orchid

Feb

Mar

Corunastylis nuda Tiny Midge Orchid or Summer Midge Orchid

Jan

Feb

Corunastylis tepperi Mallee Midge Orchid

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Corunastylis sp. Adelaide Hills Common or variable Midge Orchid

Late Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Corunastylis sp. Dark Midge Simple Midge Orchid

Feb

Mar

Apr

Corunastylis sp. Intermediate Halbury Midge Orchid

Late Mar

Apr

May

Corunastylis sp. Large Bracts Bracted Midge Orchid

Mar

Apr

May

Corunastylis sp. Mount Billy Mount Billy Midge Orchid

Mar

Apr

Anzybas fordhamii Swamp Helmet Orchid or Pelicans

Aug

Sep

Anzybas unguiculatus Cherry Helmet Orchid or Little Pelicans

Jun

Jul

Corysanthes dentata Toothed Helmet Orchid

Jul

Aug

Corysanthes despectans Shy Helmet Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Corysanthes diemenica Veined Helmet Orchid

Mostly Jul

Aug

Corysanthes expansa Sandhill Helmet Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Corysanthes incurva Slaty Helmet Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Corysanthes x miscella Hybrid Helmet Orchid

Aug

Corysanthes sp. Fat Dwarf Fat Dwarf Helmet Orchid

Mid Aug

Corysanthes sp. Red-eyed Ghost Cyclops Helmet Orchid

Aug

Corysanthes sp. Silky Tea-tree Swamps Late Helmet Orchid or Silky Tea-tree Helmet

Sep

Oct

Cyrtostylis reniformis Small Gnat Orchid

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Cyrtostylis robusta Winter Gnat Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Diplodium sp. Adelaide Hills Small Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Diplodium sp. Chunky Chunky Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Diplodium sp. Newland Head Gaping Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Diplodium bryophilum Mossy Shell Orchid

Late Apr

May

Jun

Early Jul

Diplodium dolichochilum Slim tongue Shell Orchid or Common Mallee Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Early Aug

Diplodium erythroconchum Red Shell Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Diplodium robustum Common Green Shell Orchid

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Diplodium striatum Striated Shell Orchid

May

Jun

Jul

Diplodium sp. Joanna Delicate Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Early Jul

Diplodium sp. Nora Creina Nora Creina Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Diplodium sp. Tall purple Tall coastal Shell Orchid

Late May

Jun

Jul

Diplodium tenuissimum Tea-tree Swamp Greenhood

Mostly Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Dipodium campanulatum Bell Hyacinth Orchid

Late Dec

Jan

Feb

Dipodium pardalinum Small Spotted Hyacinth Orchid

Late Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Dipodium punctatum Dark Spotted Hyacinth Orchid

Dec

Jan

Feb

Dipodium roseum Common Hyacinth Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

Diuris behrii Cowslip Orchid or Golden Moths

Sep

Oct

Diuris brevifolia Late Donkey Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Diuris sp. Red-gum waterholes Swamp Golden Moths or Snake Orchids

Aug

Sep

Oct

Diuris sp. Sandhills Sandhill Golden Moths

Sep

Oct

Diuris daltonii Purple Doubletails

Oct

Nov

Diuris x fastidiosa Proud Doubletails

Aug

Sep

Diuris orientis Wallflower Orchid or Bulldogs

Sep

Oct

Nov

Diuris x palachila Broad Lip or Hybrid Doubletails

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Diuris palustris Little Donkey Orchid or Cinnamon Donkey Orchid

Aug

Sep

Diuris pardina Leopard Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Diuris sp. Short-tailed Southern Leopard Orchid

Sep

Oct

Diuris sulphurea Tiger Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Eriochilus sp. Hills woodland Parson’s Bands

Late Mar

Apr

May

Eriochilus sp. Smooth-leaf plains Parson’s Bands

Mar

Apr

Early May

Eriochilus sp. Swamp Swamp Bunnies

Jan

Feb

Early Mar

Gastrodia procera Tall Potato Orchid

Late Nov

Mid Dec

Gastrodia sesamoides Cinnamon Bells or Common Potato Orchid

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Gastrodia vescula Limp Potato Orchid

Nov

Dec

Glossodia major Waxlip or Purple Cockatoo Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

X Glossadenia tutelata Sentinel Spider Orchid or Purple Hybrid Fairy Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Pheladenia deformis Blue Beard or Blue Fairy-orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Hymenochilus anemophilus Mokota Shell Orchid

Aug

Sep

Hymenochilus calcicolus Limestone Tiny Shell Orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Hymenochilus cymbellus Eyre Peninsula Tiny Shell Orchid

Aug

Sep

Hymenochilus nemoralis Swan Headed Tiny Shell Orchid

Sep

Oct

Hymenochilus pagophilus Mountain Shell Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Hymenochilus pisinnus Tiny Shell Orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Jonesiopsis bicalliata Limestone Spider Orchid

Mid Aug

Early Sep

Jonesiopsis capillata Pale Wispy Spider Orchid

Jul

Aug

Sep

Jonesiopsis filamentosa Daddy-longlegs Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Jonesiopsis sp. Monarto South Monarto Wispy Spider Orchid

Aug

Early Sep

Jonesiopsis flaccida Telowie Spider Orchid

Aug

Sep

Jonesiopsis sanguinea Kangaroo Island Daddy-longlegs or Bloody Spider Orchid

Sep

Oct

Leporella fimbriata Fringed Hare orchid

Mar

Apr

May

Leptoceras menziesii Hare Orchid, Rabbit Ears

Sep

Oct

Nov

Linguella sp. Coastal nana Coastal nana

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Linguella sp. Hale Veined-leaf nana

Aug

Sep

Linguella sp. Hills nana White haired Little-greenhood

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Linguella sp. Mallee nana Little Mallee Greenhood

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Linguella sp. Tall mallee nana Tall mallee nana

Jul

Aug

Linguella sp. Warren Little Warren greenhood

Aug

Sep

Hydrorchis orbicularis Waterhole Orchid or Mignonette Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Microtidium atratum Tiny Onion Orchid or Yellow Onion Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Microtis arenaria Sand Hill Onion Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Microtis sp. Fragrant Fragrant Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Microtis eremaea Desert Onion Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Microtis frutetorum Common Woodland Onion Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Microtis oblonga Slender Swamp Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Microtis sp. Hanging bogs Hanging-bog Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Microtis parviflora R.Br. ssp. Parviflora Slender Onion Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Microtis parviflora ssp. Dense spikes Swamp Onion Orchid or Dense spikes

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Jan

Microtis sp. Short-leaf Short-leaf Onion Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Microtis rara Sweet Onion Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Early Jan

Microtis sp. Topperwein Waterhole Onion Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Microtis unifolia Common Onion Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Microtis sp. Curved lip Curved lip Bog Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Microtis sp. Flinders Small Flinders Onion Orchid

Sep

Oct

Microtis sp. Late flowered Late Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Microtis sp. Narrow labellum Strap-lip Onion Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Microtis sp. Nash Nash’s Onion Orchid

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus arenicola Sand-hill Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus bisetus Rusty Rufoushoods

Oct

Nov

Dec

Oligochaetochilus sp. Blue-bush Plains Blue-bush Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Broughton River Gorge Broughton River Rufoushood

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Outback Outback Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Tall woodland Woodland Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus boormanii Sikhs Whiskers

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Bimbowrie Bimbowrie Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Lower Murray Lower Murray Rufoushood

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus cobarensis Outback Rufoushood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus despectans Lowly Rufoushood

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Oligochaetochilus exallus Coastal Rufoushood

Early Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Oligochaetochilus excelsus Tall Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus excelsus southern Eyre Peninsula form Eyre Peninsula Tall Rufoushood

Oct

Nov

Dec

Oligochaetochilus sp. Flinders Flinders Rufoushood

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Gammon Range Gammon Range Rufoushood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Mount Geharty Geharty Rufoushood

Oct

Nov

Dec

Oligochaetochilus sp. Mount Olinthus Mount Olinthus Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Slender desert Slender Desert Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus ferrugineus Sandplain Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus sp. Crossed Sepals Bibliando Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus lepidus Halbury Rufoushood

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus linguus Swept-back Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Old Boolcoomata Large-lip Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Quartz Quartz hill Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus maximus Large Red Rusty hood

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus mirabilis Nodding Rufoushood

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Early Jan

Oligochaetochilus ovatus Ovate lip Rufoushood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus planulatus Plains Rufoushood

Late Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus psammophilus Sandy Creek Rufoushood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus pusillus Small Rusty hood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Rock ledges Rock-ledge Rufoushood

Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Oligochaetochilus setiferus Bristly Rufoushood

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Oligochaetochilus xerophilus Desert Rufoushood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Arkaroola Griselda’s Rufoushood

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Canegrass Desert Sandhill orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Everard Range Mimili Orchid

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oligochaetochilus sp. Mt Victoria Uranium Mine Uranium Rufoushood

Aug

Sep

Oct

Oligochaetochilus sp. Oratan Rock Diminutive Rufoushood

Sep

Orthoceras strictum Horned Orchid or Crucifix Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Early Jan

Plumatichilos tasmanicum Southern bearded greenhood

Sep

Oct

Nov

Plumatichilos sp. Mallee Bearded Greenhood Mallee bearded greenhood

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Plumatichilos sp. Woodland Bearded Greenhood Woodland Plumed or Bearded greenhood

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum australe Southern Leek Orchid or Swamp Leek Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Prasophyllum calcicola Limestone Leek Orchid or Dwarf Leek Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Prasophyllum catenemum West Coast Leek Orchid

Late Jul

Mid Sep

Prasophyllum collinum Eyre Leek Orchid

Sep

Mid Oct

Prasophyllum constrictum Mallee Leek Orchid

Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum elatum Prasophyllum elatum R.Br.

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum fecundum Fertile Leek Orchid

Mid Sep

Mid Oct

Prasophyllum fitzgeraldii Fitzgerald’s Leek Orchid

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum sp. Bright Shiny Maroon Shiny Leek Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Alligator Gorge Soft Velvet Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Gum Lagoon Subtle Leek Orchid

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Prasophyllum sp. Jip Jip Outcrop Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Pink lip Pink-lip Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Early Oct

Prasophyllum frenchii Maroon Leek Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Prasophyllum goldsackii Goldsack’s Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Enigma Contorted Leek Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Prasophyllum laxum Koppio Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Mid Oct

Prasophyllum litorale Vivid Leek Orchid

Dec

Jan

Prasophyllum murfetii Denzel’s Leek Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Prasophyllum occidentale Plains Leek Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum occultans Cryptic Leek Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Prasophyllum odoratum Scented Leek Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum sp. Callitris River Murray or Pine forest Leek Orchid

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum sp. Coast sandhills Leathery Leek Orchid

Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Desert Desert Leek Orchid

Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum sp. Late Coastal Dunes Late Leek Orchid

Nov

Dec

Prasophyllum sp. Sandplain Plains Leek Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Prasophyllum sp. Topperwein Red Gum Marsh Leek Orchid

Early Nov

Dec

Prasophyllum sp. Waterholes Pretty Waterhole Leek Orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Feb

Prasophyllum pallidum Pale Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Prasophyllum praecox Early Leek Orchid

Aug

Sep

Prasophyllum pruinosum Plum Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum rotundiflorum Grassland Leek Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Prasophyllum spicatum Long-spiked Leek Orchid

Nov

Prasophyllum validum Melrose Leek Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Mid Dec

Prasophyllum viretrum Basalt Leek Orchid

Mid Oct

Mid Nov

Prasophyllum sp. Bushfires Bushfire Leek Orchid

Nov

Dec

Prasophyllum sp. Gilbert River Gilbert River Leek Orchid

Oct

Nov

Prasophyllum aff. Parviflorum Nelson Leek Orchid

Late Nov

Dec

Prasophyllum sp. Verran Tanks Eastern Eyre Leek Orchid

Oct

Nov

Pterostylis cucullata R.Br. ssp. Cucullata Leafy Greenhood

Aug

Sep

Pterostylis cucullata R.Br. ssp. Sylvicola Forest Leafy Greenhood

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Pterostylis curta Blunt or Curt Greenhood

Early Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Pterostylis falcata Sickle Greenhood

Nov

Dec

Jan

Pterostylis foliata Slender Greenhood

Aug

Sep

Pterostylis x ingens Hybrid Greenhood

Oct

Nov

Dec

Pterostylis lustra Small Sickle Greenhood

Late Oct

Nov

Dec

Pterostylis nutans Nodding Greenhood

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Pterostylis pedunculata Maroon-hoods

Late Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Pyrorchis nigricans Fire Orchid or Undertaker Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Speculantha parviflora Tiny Greenhood

Late Mar

Apr

May

Speculantha uliginosa Peat Bog Greenhood

Late Jan

Feb

Mar

Spiranthes alticola Swamp Spiral Orchid

Dec

Jan

Feb

Spiranthes sp. Late selfing-white White Selfing Spiral Orchid

Feb

Early Mar

Stegostyla congesta Black Tongued Gremlin-orchid

Nov

Dec

Jan

Stegostyla cucullata Hooded Gremlin-orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Stegostyla gracilis Musky Gremlin-orchid

Sep

Oct

Stegostyla aff. Iridescens Shining Gremlin-orchid

Late Oct

Early Nov

Stegostyla aff. Transitoria Shy Gremlin-orchid

Oct

Early Nov

Taurantha concinna Trim Greenhood

Jun

Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Thelymitra albiflora Small White Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Thelymitra albiflora ssp. Late cleft Lobethal White Sun orchid

Nov

Thelymitra antennifera Rabbit Ears; Lemon Sun Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra arenaria Sand-plain Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Late Oct

Thelymitra aristata Great Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra azurea Azure Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra batesii Frog Mouth Sun Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Thelymitra sp. Clare Little Clare Sun Orchid or Choccy top

Mid Oct

Thelymitra benthamiana Leopard Sun Orchid or Blotched Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra bracteata Large Bracted Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra brevifolia Peppertop or Short Red-leaf Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra brevifolia ssp. Porters Pale hybrid sun orchid brevifolia

Late Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra carnea Tiny Pink Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra x chasmogama Slaty Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra circumsepta Naked Sun Orchid

Dec

Thelymitra crenulata Dark bud Sun Orchid

Early – Mid Nov

Thelymitra cyanapicata Blue Top Sun Orchid

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra cyanea Veined Sun Orchid

Early Dec

Thelymitra epipactoides Metallic Sun Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Early Oct

Thelymitra exigua Red Gum Sun Orchid

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra flexuosa Small Yellow Zig-zag Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra grandiflora Giant Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra hiemalis Winter Sun Orchid

Late Jul

Aug

Early Sep

Thelymitra holmesii Swamp Sun Orchid; Blue Star Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Thelymitra sp. Topperwein Horseshoe-Top Sun Orchid

Mostly Nov

Thelymitra hygrophila Springton Sun Orchid

Mid Oct

Thelymitra inflata Blue star sun Orchid or Adelaide Hills Plum Orchid

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra x irregularis Pink-Spotted Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra ixioides Blue-spotted Sun Orchid

Oct

Thelymitra sp. Hybrid dark column Dark Column Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra juncifolia Slender Blue-spotted Sun Orchid

Late Sep

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra latifolia Flat leaf Sun Orchid

Oct

Thelymitra lucida Waterholes Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra luteocilium Early Pink Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra x mackibbinii Mackibbin’s Sun Orchid

Sep

Early Oct

Thelymitra x macmillanii Crimson Hybrid Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra malvina Mauve Tufted Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra matthewsii Spiral Leaved Sun Orchid

Aug

Sep

Thelymitra megcalyptra Scented or Dryland Sun Orchid

Late Aug

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra x merraniae Merran’s Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra mucidaFitzg. Plum Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra nuda Fragrant Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra alcockiae Coastal Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra glaucophylla Glaucous Leaf Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Thelymitra occidentalisJeanes Western Sky Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra odora Hills Fragrant Sun Orchid

Late Nov

Thelymitra odora ssp. Horse manure Horse manure Sun Orchid

Early Oct

Thelymitra orientalis Eastern Plum Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra pallidifructus Pale capsule Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra pauciflora Slender Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra sp. Insipid Dull Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra sp. Thomas Gully Mount Bold Sun Orchid

Mid Oct

Early Nov

Thelymitra peniculata Trim Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Late Nov

Thelymitra sp. Pale Buds Pale bud Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Early Dec

Thelymitra polychroma Colourful Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra rubra Common Pink Sun Orchid

Sep

Oct

Thelymitra rubricaulis Peat bog Sun Orchid

Oct

Thelymitra x truncata Blue Spotted Hybrid Sun Orchid

Oct

Nov

Thelymitra sp. Glen Shera Tiny spotted Sun Orchid

Nov

Thelymitra sp. Papillose Sea anemone Sun Orchid

Late Oct

Nov

Thelymitra sp. Laterite Laterite Sun Orchid

Oct