Dendrobium smillieae – Smillie's Dendrobium - Synonym: Coelandria smillieae; commonly known as the Bottlebrush-Orchid, is found in Queensland, Australia, from some of the Torres Strait Islands, though Cape York Peninsula to Townsville in the south at altitudes of 500-700 metres. It is also found in New Guinea and Indonesia. Click on this image and the next two images for a more close-up look.
The Queen of Sheba - Thelymitra speciosa - This flamboyant beauty is native to Western Australia. It grows in open, sandy clays in exposed plains within the Wheatbelt. It’s reliant upon Tulasnella fungi for germination.