Prasophyllum rousei D.L.Jones 2017Photos 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 Rouse's Prasophyllum [Australian Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size

Found in Victoria and South Australia in mallee Heath communities as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single leaf that is usually withered at blooming occuring in the spring on a moderately stocky, erect, to 24" [60cm] long, rachis 2 to 4.8" [54 to 12 cm] long, fairly dense, 10 to 25 flowered inflorescence carrying sweetly citrus scented flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;