Pterostylis scabrida

Pterostylis scabrida

Rough Greenhood

Tasmanian endemic
Flowering:
Late spring, early summer
Usual habitat/distribution:
Lowland to highland areas.
Status:
Not listed
Description:
Solitary, slightly nodding green and white flower. Medium sized. Labellum has a brown tinge/stripe through the centre.
Scape is rough, hence the name ‘Rough Greenhood’. 3-5 bright green rosette of leaves at the base as well as scattered up the stem.
Locations I have seen it:
Springs area, Mount Wellington (Dec 2015)

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