Carbunup Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis procera - formerly Caladenia procera)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours alluvial flats in moisture retentive soil.  Flowers large, yellowish and red; sepals have thick club and petals upswept.

Photographed 30/9/08 near Busselton.

Detailed labellum photograph


Smooth-lipped Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis integra - formerly Caladenia integra)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours granite outcrops beneath she-oaks.  Flowers large with dark purple labellum apex; sepals have pale thin clubs..

Photographed 9/10/08 near Wagin.

Detailed labellum photograph


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