Caladenia interanea (D.L.Jones) R.J.Bates 2008 SUBGENUS Arachnorchis

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

Part Shade Cold LATER Winter EARLY Spring

Common Name The Inland Caladenia - The Inland Spider Orchid

Flower Size 1.8 to 2" [4.5 to 5 cm]

Found in South Australia in on rocky slopes in crevasses and terraces in gravelly soil at elevations of 250 to 450 meters as a miniature to large sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, linear, pubescent leaf that blooms in the later winter and early spring on an erect, 10 to 18" [25 to 45 cm] long, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Arachnorchis interanea D.L.Jones 2005

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