Prasophyllum incurvum D.L.Jones 1998 Photo by Tindo 2 and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Part shade coldSummer

Common Name The Incurved Prasophyllum [refers to the petals] - in Australia The Horseshoe Leek Orchid

Flower Size .28 to .48" [7 to 1.2 cm]

Found in Tasmania Australia as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single leaf that blooms in the summer on an erect, 8 to 14" [20 to 35 cm] long, rachis 1.2 to 3.6" [3 to 9 cm] long, many flowered inflorescence.


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