Prasophyllum cucullatum Rchb.f. 1871Photography by G Brunnbauer & W A Cusack . Image used with the permission of the Western Australian Herbarium, Department of Environment and Conservation (http://florabase.dec.wa.gov.au/help/copyright). Accessed on Wednesday, 29 August 2012 The Flora Base The Western Australia Flora Website

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Common Name The Cucullate Prasophyllum - In Australia The Hooded Pouch Orchid

Flower Size .24 to .32" [.6 to .8 cm]

Found in Western Australia in coastal forests and shrublands at elevations of 5 to 100 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, narrowly linear, acute, free part erect leaf that blooms in the late winter through spring on an erect, [20 to 40 cm] long, 10 to 50 flowered inflorescence and carrying crowded slightly fragrant flowers

Synonyms Chiloterus cucullatus (Rchb.f.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Australian Orchids Jones 2006 as Chiloterus cucullatus photo fide

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