Caladenia hiemalis Hopper & A.P.Br. 2001 SUBGENUS Calonema ( Benth. ) Hopper & A.P.Br.2000 Photo by John Varigos and His Orchid webpage

Common Name The Winter Blooming Caladenia - Dwarf Common Spider Orchid

Flower Size 1.6 to 2.8" [4 to 7 cm]

Found in southwestern Western Australia at elevations of 30 to 350 meters in winter wet areas of Wandoo woodlands and among she-oaks as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial orchid with a single, basal, pilose leaf that blooms in the winter on an erect, 6 to 12 [15 to 30 cm] long, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Calonema hiemale (Hopper & A.P.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem 2002; Calonemorchis hiemalis (Hopper & A.P.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002; Jonesiopsis hiemalis (Hopper & A.P.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones 2006 as Jonesiopsis hiemalis photo ok

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