Small Duck Orchid

Paracaleana minor

Summary 2

Paracaleana minor, the small duck orchid may be seen in New Zealand and in eastern and southern Australia. It grows in the same habitat and resembles the somewhat larger flying duck orchid. However, these plants are seldom noticed because of their small size. The habitat varies, usually it is seen in open country, in rocky areas, on sloping ground. Often with grasses and smaller trees. Like the flying duck orchid, it may be noticed growing at...

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  1. (c) Clare Hawkins, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/5872325
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