Pterostylis melegramma

Pterostylis melegramma

Black-striped Greenhood

Late winter to spring
Usual habitat/distribution:
Wet sclerophyll, damp gullies, shaded places.
Widespread through the North, East and South East.
Not listed
Rosette of leaves on sterile plants. Tall, multi flowered 8-80cm tall with 5-7 leaf bracts. Shiny light green flowers, dorsal sepal often brownish. Labellum brown with dark stripe.
Locations I have seen it:
O’Grady’s Falls track (Sept 2015)

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