Caladenia integra E. Coleman 1932 SUBGENUS Calonema ( Benth. ) Hopper & A.P.Br.2000

Lip Detail Photo courtesy of Ron Heberle and the Thelymitra Page of The Species Orchid Society of Western Australia

LATE Winter EARLY Spring

Common Name The Intact Caladenia - The Smooth Lipped Spider Orchid

Flower Size 2.4" to 3.2" [6 to 8 cm]

Found in Western Australia at elevations of 20 to 300 meters on granite outcrops as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestrial orchid with a single, basal leaf that blooms in the late winter and early spring on an erect, 8 to 20" [20 to 50 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Arachnorchis integra (E.Coleman) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2001; Phlebochilus integra (E. Coleman) Szlach. 2001

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