Pterostylis montana Hatch 1949 SECTION Pterostylis Photo by Eric Scanlen and New Zealand Native Orchid Website


Common Name The Mountain Pterostylis

Flower Size 1" long [ 2.5 cm]

Found in New Zealand in grasslands, scrub and open forests as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with 2 to 6, narrow, erect leaves that blooms in the spring on an erect, single flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Pterostylis furcata var. linearis Hatch 1949

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Native Orchids of New Zealand, A Colour Field Guide Scanlen & St George 2010 photo fide