Prasophyllum striatum R.Br. 1810 Photos by Denis Wilson and his The Nature of Robertson Blog

Full shade cold Fall

Common Name The Striated Prasophyllum - In Australia The Eastern Hunchback Orchid

Flower Size .28 to .32" [7 to 8 mm]

Found in New South Wales Australia in seasonally wet low-lying depressions often among moss at elevations of 5 to 750 meters as a mini-miniature to small sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, stem clasping, free part .1 to .28" long leaf ending below the flowers that blooms in the fall on an erect, .4 to 2" [1 to 5 cm] long, 2 to 10 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Mecopodum striatum (R.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2004

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Australia Nicholls 1969 drawing fide; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 photo good