Big-clubbed Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis magniclavata - formerly Caladenia magniclavata)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours dense Jarrah or Karri forests in well drained soil.  Flowers medium thick clubs on sepals and petals.

Photographed 22/9/08 near Augusta.

Detailed labellum photograph


Splendid Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis splendens - formerly Caladenia splendens)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours wet areas such as gullies and at margins of granite outcrops.  Flowers large; sepals and petals are decurved with long tails.

Photographed 18/9/08 near Cordering.

Detailed labellum photograph


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