Thin, single, folded, erect, ribbed, dark green leaf often reddish base. To 30cm x 5mm.
Perennial herb to 35 cm tall, bearing 1-9 green flowers each with coppery to red 'beards'. Often tinged red. Slender, green wiry stem with 1-2 bracts. Occurs as scattered individuals.
Up to 9 green to bronzy red flowers with darker veins, to 25mm across. Sepals and petals widely spreading. Labellum ovate with long hairless tail, the remainder covered with erect dark red hairs. Column wings lacking glads but connected by a ridge.
Green with purple-red stripes
Grassy Dry Forest, Grassy Forest, Heathy Woodland, Swampy Riparian Woodland, Valley Heathy Forest
Date of Last Record
Moist soils near swamps. Semi shade.