Pterostylis curta

Quick Characteristics:

Height: 10-20 cm (3.9-7.9 inch)
Flower Colors: white, green
Flower Season: mid spring
Life form: corm

Pterostylis curta R.Br., the blunt greenhood, is a quite common species from south east Australia and Tasmania, where it occurs in shrub and woodland areas. It is an easy subject for frost free potted culture in a well draining medium and has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. Like most Pterostylis, it requires a dry summer rest. It flowers in mid spring.

The pictures show plants grown by Martin Bohnet as received from European exchange 005, donated by Wim Boens.

Pterostylis curta, Martin BohnetPterostylis curta, Martin BohnetPterostylis curta, Martin Bohnet

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