Prasophyllum dossenum R.J.Bates & D.L.Jones 1991 Photos by Greg Steenbeeke and The Panoramio Website

Part shade cold LATERSpringSummer

Common Name The ? Prasophyllum - In Australia The Humped Leek Orchid

Flower Size .56 to .75" [1.4 to 1.8 cm]

Found in New South Wales in grasslands at elevations of 800 to 1000 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, stem clasping leaf that blooms in the later spring and summer on an erect, 10 to 24" [25 to 60 cm] long, 5 to 30 flowered inflorescence and carrying non-resupinate, fragrant flowers


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