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Pterostylis falcata

Sickle greenhood at suppressed

Pterostylis falcata at suppressed - 17 Dec 2020
Pterostylis falcata at suppressed - 17 Dec 2020
Pterostylis falcata at suppressed - 17 Dec 2020
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Identification history

Pterostylis falcata 20 Dec 2020 MattM
Pterostylis falcata 18 Dec 2020 JackieMiles

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Author's notes

Only 3 plants in the location where I took these photos, but a loose group of around 70 nearby and occasional small groups scattered around. The pencil in the 3rd photo indicates that the galea is about 55mm long. This is a big orchid (for these parts anyway).

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 3 Abundance
  • 17 Dec 2020 12:54 PM Recorded on
  • JackieMiles Recorded by

Additional information

  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower
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