Prasophyllum caudiculum D.L.Jones 2000

Another Color Form Photos by Colin & Mischa Rowan and her Retired Aussies Website

Part ShadeCold Spring

Common Name or Meaning The ? Tail Prasophyllum - The Guyra Leek Orchid

Flower Size .48 to .6" [1.2 to 1.5 cm]

Found in New South Wales in grasslands at elevations of 800 to 900 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, 12 to 20" [30 to 50 cm] long, overall, rachis 4 to 8" [10 to 20 cm] long, 10 to 35 flowered inflorescence carrying well spaced to crowded flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2002 photo fide;