Pterostylis macilenta ( D.L.Jones ) G.N.Backh. 2007

SECTION Bunochilus

Another Angle Photos by Colin Rowan and his Retired Aussies Website

Part Sun Cold Spring

Common Name The Meager Pterostylis - In Australia The Grampians Leafy Greenhood

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Victoria Australia at elevations of 350 to 700 meters in wet shrubby forests as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with 3 to 5, narrowly linear, acute leaves that blooms in the spring on an erect, 6 to 14" [15 to 35 cm] long, 1 to 6 flowered inflorescence .

Synonyms *Bunochilus macilentus D.L.Jones 2006

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