Name: Acianthus collinus Common Name: Hooded Mosquito Orchid
Synonym:
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Details (Vic):

Photographed in the Chiltern and Beechworth areas.

This page details the orchids found in the Chiltern area. The orchids located in the Beechworth area are detailed on the next page.

Pollination in progress photos.

Flowering:  Flowering June to August.

Size: Up to 15cm tall,  flower -  8mm across, up to 9 flowers per plant.

Position: First discovered in 1999 around Chiltern, only known from a few locations where it grows in dense, large colonies.

Endemic, Rare (in Victoria)

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