Prasophyllum regium R.S.Rogers 1918 Photos by Cathy Powers and her Banjorah Orchid Photo Website

Part shade cool Winter Spring

Common Name The Kingly Prasophyllum - In Australia The King Leek Orchid

Flower Size .64 to 1" [1.6 to 2.5 cm]

Found in southwest Western Australia in winter wet swamps and in well drained tall forests at elevations of 20 to 300 meters as a giant sized, cool growing terrestrial with a single, stem clasping leaf that blooms in the winter and spring on an erect, 23.6 to 100" [59 to 250 cm] long, 40 to 100 flowered inflorescence and carrying non-resupinate, slightly fragrant flowers


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