Prasophyllum affine Lindl. 1840

Whatr= was known as P appendiculatum Photos by Misha and Colin Rowan and their Retired Aussies Orchid Photo Website

Another Flower Color Photo by Colin Bower and His Flora Search Website


Common Name The Similar Prasophyllum - Culbarra Leek Orchid

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Victoria and New South Wales Australia at elevations of 10 to 100 meters in sedgy heathlands in well drained sandy soil as a small to medium szied, warm to cool growing terrestrial with a single leaf that blooms in the later spring on an erect, 2 to 4.4" long, 5 to 25 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Prasophyllum appendiculatum Nicholls 1950

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