Cowslip Orchid

Family: Orchidaceae
Genus: Caladenia
Species: flava ssp. maculata
Main Flower Colour: Yellow

Description

Flowers about 2cm across. Petals with bright orange/red spots. One or two furry leaves. Often flowering in colonies.

Flowering start in July.

Identification

The main flower colour is yellow. Yellow flowers with distinctive spots on petals

References

Guide to Native Orchids of South Western Australia. Bob Liddelow

Created: 03 Mar 2014 - Member - John and Val
Updated: 24 Mar 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

Bio Regions

GES - Geraldton Sandplains

Specifics

near Kalbarri NP

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