Caladenia reticulata: Veined Spider Orchid

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Our second new Orchid in just s few minutes, we were excited. This was a new area to us and it was worth the petrol money.  The old adage is so true - if you look in the same place you will find the same thing - get out, get around.

Photographed near Stawell, Victoria


Details (Vic):

Flowering:  Flowering mainly September - October

Size: Up to 30cm tall,  flowers -  usually 1to 3, to 50mm across

Position: Few locations, mainly western Victoria, Grampians area.

Endemic, Vulnerable

Previously:  Caladenia reticulata