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Pterostylis aciculiformis

Pterostylis aciculiformis

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Diurideae
SubTribe: Pterostylidinae
Genus: Pterostylis
Species: Ptst. aciculiformis
Alliance:
Binomial name
Pterostylis aciculiformis
(Nicholls) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 1989


Pterostylis aciculiformis is a species in the genus Pterostylis

DescriptionEdit

Plants bloom in the spring with a single 1.5 cm wide flower.

DistributionEdit

Plants are found growing in the forest of New South Wales, Victoria and possibly South Australia at elevations of 50 to 800 meters

CultureEdit

Keep plant in cool temperatures with partial shade. Plant goes dormant in summer to fall keep the mix dry and until plant begins to sprout. Slowly water the plant until it starts to grows and water regularly. Pot in soil or peat with perlite. Plants are easy to grow.

NamingEdit

Common Names: The Small Needle Pterostylis

SynonymsEdit

  1. Oligochaetochilus aciculiformis (Nicholls) Szlach. 2001
  2. *Pterostylis pusilla var. aciculiformis Nicholls 1936
  3. Pterostylis rufa subsp. aciculiformis (Nicholls) Blackmore & Clemesha 1965

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