Pterostylis barbata Lindl.
Bird Orchid

Reference
Sketch Veg.Swan R. 53 (1840)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Tuberous, perennial, herb, to 0.3 m high. Fl. green, Jul to Oct. Grey sand, littered ground, laterite, granite, ironstone. Flats, hillsides, ridges, near swamps, in rock pockets.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 6 July 1995
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Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions
Katanning, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Armadale, Augusta Margaret River, Beverley, Boddington, Busselton, Canning, Collie, Cranbrook, Dardanup, Denmark, Harvey, Kalamunda, Manjimup, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Narrogin, Perth, Plantagenet, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, York.