Pterostylis X ingens
Rosette of 3-7 basal leaves, short to 35mm x 10-25mm, dark green, oval, margins wavy.
A single, partly nodding pale, stripy green Greenhood to 30cm high. Rosette of 3-7 leaves with wavy margins. Pterostylis x ingens is a natural hybrid between P. nutans and P. falcata with intermediate features of each. Populations are likely to occur near parent plants, but in moister areas. Listed as Rare in Victoria.
Single green and white striped flower to 35mm long. Galea apex light brown to rufous. Galea leaning forward and down, dorsal sepal just exceeding the petals and lateral sepals are held away from the galea, with V-shaped sinus. Brown labellum lanceolate, curved and protruding through sinus. A natural hybrid between P. falcata and P. nutans.
Pale, stripy green
Valley Grassy Forest, Valley Heathy Forest
Date of Last Record
Moist, well drained soils, semi-shade
Conservation Status Vic