Small Pansy Orchid (Diuris aff. magnifica)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours Wandoo and Jarrah forests in shallow granitic soil.  Flowers medium, has up to five or more flowers per plant..

Photographed 4/9/08 north of Bunbury.

Detailed labellum photograph

Merritt's White Spider Orchid (Arachnorchis longicauda ssp. merrittii - formerly Caladenia longicauda ssp. merrittii)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Nov), favours Jarrah forests in shrubby well drained sand.  Flowers large with long, narrow petals and sepal; dorsal sepal usually curves backwards.

Photographed 20/9/08 near Augusta.

Detailed labellum photograph

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