Rare orchids could be uncovered as conservationists establish protected area for critically endangered species

Tom O'Callaghan
Updated September 10 2018 - 10:05pm, first published 7:30pm
A species of orchid conservationists hope will bloom on newly acquired land. Picture: SUPPLIED
A species of orchid conservationists hope will bloom on newly acquired land. Picture: SUPPLIED

There is a possibility new land acquisitions in a “conservation hotspot” could yield discoveries of orchids thought to be extinct in an area west of Bendigo.

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Tom O'Callaghan

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