Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

This orchid is somewhat similar to both the snail orchids and the shell orchids. It is quite small, with plants up to 8cm tall and flowers 1cm long. It is found in the eastern wheatbelt. It is a seldom seen and poorly known orchid, hence the common name.

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood

Pterostylis allantoidea - Shy Greenhood