Caladenia flavovirens G.W.Carr 1991 SUBGENUS Arachnorchis

Lip Detail Photos by Mischa and Colin Rowan and their Retired Aussies Website

Part Shade Cold LATEWinter EARLIERSummer

Common Name The Yellow Green Caladenia - The Summer Spider Orchid

Flower Size 2 to 2.4" [5 to 6 cm]

Found in Victoria Australia on open slopes and heath forest, at elevations around 5 to 100 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a narrow, linear, pubescent, obtuse leaf that blooms in the summer on an erect, 12 to 24" [30 to 60 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Arachnorchis flavovirens (G.W.Carr) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2001; Caladenia beaugleholei D.L.Jones 1991; Calonema beaugleholei (D.L.Jones) Szlach. 2001; Calonemorchis beaugleholei (D.L.Jones) Szlach. 2001

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 as Arachnorchis flavovirens photo fide;