Elythranthera brunonis – Enamel Orchid

The beautiful enamel orchid is endemic to the south west of Western Australia. It has a single, hairy leaf, and the flowers appear in August to November, with such a sheen as to appear enamelled. They are found in forests and heathland.

Family : Orchidaceae
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Plant Type : Orchid
Width : 0.3
Flowering Time : Spring, Summer
Soil Type : Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit :
Soil Moisture : Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
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Scientific Name: Elythranthera brunonis
Common Name : Enamel Orchid
Height : 0.3
Flower Color : Purple
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment :
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
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