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Prasophyllum sp.

A leek orchid at Kosciuszko National Park

Prasophyllum sp. at Kosciuszko National Park - 1 Jan 2021
Prasophyllum sp. at Kosciuszko National Park - 1 Jan 2021
Prasophyllum sp. at Kosciuszko National Park - 1 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Prasophyllum sp. 1 Feb 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Prasophyllum sphacelatum 5 Jan 2021 MattM
Unidentified 4 Jan 2021 jpittock

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2 comments

MattM wrote:
   5 Jan 2021
It looks like the leaf tip is withering, so I have suggested P. sphacelatum.
   6 Jan 2021
Hmm tricky. I would think more along lines of P tadgellianum given the seemingly small flowers and crowded inflorescence. I'm doubtful that the leaf withering is a reliable identifier between the two

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

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  • 9 Abundance
  • 1 Jan 2021 02:17 PM Recorded on
  • jpittock Recorded by

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