Thelymitra fuscolutea R.Br. Chestnut Sun Orchid
Prodr. 315 (1810)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 22 April 1994

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.2-0.3 m high. Fl. brown & yellow, Nov to Dec or Jan. Clay, clay loam, laterite, sand. Winter-wet swamps, moist forest areas.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Esperance Plains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzgerald, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Collie, Denmark, Esperance, Gingin, Joondalup, Kwinana, Manjimup, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Rockingham, Wanneroo.