Prasophyllum gracillimum Nicholls 1948 Drawing by W H Nicholls

Common Name The Shortest Prasophyllum

Flower Size .75" [1.8 cm]

Found in Western Australia as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a very slender, elongate stem carrying a single, eret, slender, terete, shorter than the inflorescence leaf that blooms in the winter on an erect, 7.2 to 10" [18 to 25 cm] long, loose, 14 or so flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 drawing fide;