Caladenia discoidea Lindl. Dancing Orchid
Sketch Veg.Swan R. 52 (1840)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Thursday 9 September 1999

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.09-0.45 m high, horizontally arranged flowers. Fl. yellow-green, Aug to Oct. White, grey, brown or black sand, granitic loam. Sandy Banksia woodland, mallee woodland on margins of salt lakes.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Armadale, Belmont, Boyup Brook, Brookton, Broomehill-Tambellup, Busselton, Canning, Capel, Chittering, Cockburn, Collie, Coorow, Cranbrook, Cuballing, Cunderdin, Dandaragan, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Gosnells, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kent, Kojonup, Kulin, Kwinana, Lake Grace, Mandurah, Melville, Mundaring, Murray, Narrogin, Northampton, Perth, Pingelly, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Toodyay, Wandering, Waroona, West Arthur, York.