Pterostylis hians

Pterostylis hians

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Diurideae
SubTribe: Pterostylidinae
Genus: Pterostylis
Species: Ptst. hians
Binomial name
Pterostylis hians
D.L.Jones 1997

Pterostylis hians is a species in the genus Pterostylis


Plants bloom in the fall with a single 1.25 cm wide flower.


Plants are found growing in the open forest of New South Wales, Australia at elevations up to 300 meters


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.


Common Names: The Gaping Pterostylis


  1. Diplodium hians (D.L.Jones) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem 2002

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