Prasophyllum concinnum Nicholls 1948 Photo by Misha and Colin Rowan and their Retired Aussies Orchid Photo Website

Fragrance Part shade cold LATERSpring

Common Name The Pretty Prasophyllum - In Australia The Trim Leek Orchid

Flower Size .4 to .6" [1 to 1.5 cm]

Found in Tasmania in heathy forests, heathlands and sedgelands at elevations of sea level to 50 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a slender stem carrying a single, slender, terete, erect stem clasping leaf that blooms in the later spring on an erect, 8.4 to 15.8" [21 to 39 cm] long overall, rachis 4 to 5.6" [10 to 14 cm] long, 10 to 20 flowered inflorescence and carrying non-resupinate, scented flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 drawing good; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo good