Other Names Dainty Spider-orchid, Hard Hills Spider Orchid
Description The Clubbed Spider Orchid is a terrestrial orchid. The plant produces one or two flowers that grow to about 7 cm across. The flowers have long narrow sepals and give rise to the common name of Spider Orchid. The dorsal sepal has a club shaped tip. The labellum or lip is reddish purple. Flower stems are hairy. The leaf is oval and rises from the base, growing from an underground tuber. This orchid is listed as endangered on Atlas of Living Australia.
Habitat Caladenia ampla is found in woodland, heathland