Prasophyllum barnettii D.L.Jones & D.T.Rouse 2006

Plants and Flowers ensitu Photos courtesy of Colin Rowan and his Retired Aussies Website

Fragrance Part Shade ColdSpring

Common Name Barnett's Prasophyllum - The Tawny Leek Orchid - The Anglesea Leek Orchid

Flower Size .4 to .5" [1 to 1.2 cm]

Found in Victoria Australia at elevations of 10 to 50 meters in dense shrubby or heathy forests as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, 10.8 to 20.8" [27 to 52 cm] long, 12 to 30 flowered inflorescence with well spaced to crowded, fragrant flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo good