Caladenia atradenia

Summary 5

Caladenia atradenia, commonly known as bronze fingers is a plant in the orchid family Orchidaceae and is endemic to New Zealand. It is a ground orchid with a thin, hairy leaf and a thin wiry stem bearing one or two dark green or greenish red flowers with maroon or magenta markings.

Habitat 6

Light forest and scrub with poor soils. Prefers light to moderate shade

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) memopob, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/5527658
  2. (c) memopob, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/5527657
  3. (c) philnorton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/2650971
  4. (c) heeni, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/11184571
  5. Adapted by tangatawhenua from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caladenia_atradenia
  6. (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

More Info

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Flowering December, November, October, September