Single V-shaped, erect, ribbed, dark green, fleshy leaf with reddish base, to 40cm x 10mm .
Slender erect herb with 1-3 stem bracts. To 35 cm tall, bearing 1-5 yellow-green flowers with dark red stripes. Beardless. Very similar to C. robertsonii but lacks a beard and may be just an abnormal form of that species. Considered to be rare in Victoria and is very uncommon.
1-5 green flowers with red stripes, to 35mm across. A broad ovate hooded dorsal sepal and lateral sepals narrowing to a point. Labellum lacks a beard or calli. Purple glad at base of each wing on column connected by a ridge.
Green with red stripes
Christmas Hills, Bend of Islands, North Warrandyte, Kangaroo Ground, Wattle Glen, Research
Dry forests and woodlands.
Date of Last Record
Well drained gravelly sands and clay soils. Occurs with C. robertsonii.
Conservation Status Vic