Pheladenia deformisCommon name: Blue Fairy Orchid
Distribution: Widespread throughout the Southwest from north of Kalbarri to east of Israelite Bay.
Description: A single blue flower is held up to 15cm above a single leave from May to September.
References: Western Australian Plant Names and their Meanings, a Glossary. FA Sharp. 1996.
Orchids of South-West Australia. Noel Hoffman & Andrew Brown. 1992.