RAVINE ORCHID FACTS
Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The Ravine Orchid is a species of orchid endemic to Australia. It has long thin strap like leaves about 50 cm long. The flower heads are about 15cm long with about four to a dozen flowers or more. The flowers are about 3cm across and are and white with pink or reddish centre. Its conservation status is classed as vulnerable.
leaves about 50cm but can grow to about one metre
grows in clumps on rock
Sarcochilus fitzgeraldii is found from south eastern Queensland to north eastern New South Wales.
|Common Name:||Ravine Orchid|
Relatives in same Genus