Caladenia winfieldii Hopper & A.P.Br. 2001 SUBGENUS Arachnorchis

Lip Detail Photos by Ron & Beth Kinsey and their Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Part Shade Cold Spring

Common Name Winfield's Caladenia - The Majestic Spider Orchid

Flower Size 2 to 4" [2 to 10 cm]

Found in southwest Western Australia in flats in low woodlands along drainage lines at elevations around 270 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial with a single, linear, pubescent leaf and blooms in the spring on an erect, 12 to 24" [30 to 60 cm] long, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Arachnorchis winfieldii (Hopper & A.P.Br.) D.L.Jones & M.A.Clem. 2002; Calonemorchis winfieldii (Hopper & A.P.Br.) Szlach. & Rutk. 2003

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