Caladenia latifolia R.Br.
Pink Fairy Orchid

Reference
Prodr. 324 (1810)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.2-0.45 m high. Fl. pink/white, Aug to Oct. White, grey or black sand, granite, loam. Outcrops, rises above salt lakes, coastal sandhills.

Grazyna Paczkowska, Descriptive Catalogue, 19 January 1994
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Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.
IBRA Subregions
Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Katanning, Lesueur Sandplain, Mardabilla, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.
IMCRA Regions
Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Albany, Armadale, Augusta Margaret River, Busselton, Cambridge, Capel, Carnamah, Claremont, Cockburn, Cottesloe, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Dardanup, Denmark, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Irwin, Jerramungup, Kent, Kojonup, Mandurah, Manjimup, Melville, Mosman Park, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Narembeen, Northampton, Perth, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Stirling, Swan, Wagin, Wanneroo, Waroona, York.