Chapman's Spider Orchid (Jonesiopsis chapmanii - formerly Caladenia chapmanii)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Oct), favours Wandoo and she-oak forests in well drained soil.  Flowers large, colourful; plant has a clumping habit.

Photographed 16/9/08 near Cordering.

Detailed labellum photograph

Yawning Leek Orchid (Prasophyllum hians)

Flowers in Spring (Sep - Nov), favours a variety of habitats but flowers only after summer bushfires.  Flowers small, sepals and petals are sharply pointed; labellum callus end in two raised bumps.

Photographed 7/10/08 south of Rocky Gully.

Detailed labellum photograph

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