Caladenia spectabilis Hopper & A.P.Br. 2001

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Common Name The Wonderful Caladenia

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Found in southwestern Western Australia in forests, coastal heaths and on granite outcrops at elevations of sealevel to 400 meters as a small to medium sized, cold growing terrestral that is a natural hybrid between C flava and C latifolia and blooms in the later winter through earlier spring on an erect single flowered inflorescence.

This species is highly color variable and can have many lip configurations


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