5-8 dark green lance-shaped stem leaves 3-9cm x 3-5mm. Loose rosette of 3-6 stalked leaves to 25mm x 10mm on sterile plants only.
Perennial herb rising from round tubers, grows as scattered plants. Central sepal and petals united into a galea (hood) over the column and labellum (lip). Lateral sepals mostly joined, ending in fine points.
Up to 20 white and dark green striped flowers with yellow to brown tips, to 15mm across. Galea ending in short point, lateral sepals flat with rounded sides and curving downwards. Yellow green to brown labellum with black strip down the centre and tip turned upwards.
Shiny translucent green
Closed mountain forests, open forests and scrublands.
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Moist to well drained heavy to loamy soils. Semi shade. Plants tend to grow close to eucalypt trunks.