Diuris brumalisCommon name: Winter Donkey Orchid
Distribution: Lateritic and granitic soils of the Darling Range.
Description: Brown and yellow typical Donkey Orchid shaped flowers held up to 50cm high. Flowers from June to August.
Notes: It is one of the first Donkey Orchids to open each year.
References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharp. 1996.
Orchids of South-West Australia. Noel Hoffman & Andrew Brown. 1992.