South Coast Spider Orchid (Jonesiopsis meridionalis - formerly Caladenia meridionalis)

Flowers in Winter/Spring (Jun - Aug), favours low coastal heath in consolidated sand dunes.  Flowers medium, sweetly scented and crystalline white.

Photographed 26/9/08 near Walpole.

Detailed labellum photograph


Lemon-scented Sun Orchid (Thelymitra antennifera)

Flowers in Winter/Spring (Jul - Oct), favours a variety of habitats, even around swamps and creek lines.  Flowers medium; often forms dense colonies and freely opens.

Photographed 29/9/08 in Twin Creeks Conservation Reserve.

Detailed column photograph


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