Prasophyllum colensoi Hook.f. 1853 Photo by The New Zealand Native Orchids Website

Inflorescence Photo by Phil in NZ at courtesy of Terrestrial Orchid Gallery

Part Sun Cold Spring Summer

Common Name Colenso's Prasophyllum [English Minister and Plant collector 1800's]

Flower Size

Found in New Zealand as a miniature to small sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the spring and summer

Synonyms Prasophyllum pauciflorum Colenso 1885 publ. 1886

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen #6 21-24 tafel 7 Rudolph Schlechter 1971 as P colensa Rchb.f? photo ok; The Native Orchids of New Zealand, A Colour Field Guide Scanlen & St George 2010 photo ok;