Two-bristle Greenhood Orchid
Flower - labellum closed
Murray Mallee Region
Two-bristle Greenhood Orchid
Flower - labellum, side
 
                      
Two-bristle Greenhood Orchid (Pterostylis biseta)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Orchids
Order: Asparagus (Asparagales)
Family: Orchid (Orchidaceae)
Species: Two-bristle Greenhood Orchid (Pterostylis biseta)
This Photo:     Flower - labellum open
Other names: Rustyhood or Veined Greenhood

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2005-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Oct-2005
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)