Patersonia R.Br.

Outer perianth segments conspicuously larger than inner. Flowers in a terminal cymose cluster Patersonia
Plants glabrous. Leaves rigid, 15–40 cm long. Spathes green to pale brown, herbaceous in texture. Scapes leafless, usually shorter than the leaves. Lobes of the outer perianth segments 10 mm long. Widespread. Damp soil. Ss. Fl. spring Patersonia fragilis
Plants hairy. Spathes brown to black. Scapes and leaves 30 cm high