Prasophyllum erythrocommum D.L.Jones & D.T.Rouse 2006Photo by By Dean Rouse- Own work, CC BY-NC-SA 4.0, and The VicFlora Website

Fragrant Part Shade Cold Spring

Common Name or Meaning The Red ? Prasophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Victoria Australia in grassy woodlands as a small sized. cold growing terrestrial with a single leaf that blooms in the spring on an erect, to 10" [25 cm] long, overall, rachis 2 to 4" [5 to 10 cm] long, 10 to 30 flowered inflorescence carrying fragrant flowers

"A poorly known species that is critically endangered due to massive habitat loss. This species is part of a complex of similar looking taxa, and has been confused in particular with members of the Prasophyllum occidentale complex." The VicFlora Website


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;