Date of issue
: 10 July 1968
: R. Warner
Plant: Dendrobium bigibbum
(now more correctly known as Dendrobium phalaenopisis)
Epiphytic or lithophytic orchid.
Grows in stunted coastal scrub, monsoon thickets, and open habitats.
Threatened due to extensive harvesting in some areas.
State floral emblem of Queensland.