Common Names

This is a list of all the common names of orchid species portrayed on this website. As some orchids have more than one common name, they will be on this list more than once.

Hybrids
The following names are what are known as named hybrids. Many of them were originally named as species before it was discovered that they were hybrids. Some of the hybrids featured on this website have no common names and hence are not on this list. (They are found on the scientific name list)

Bent Spider Orchid (Hybrid between the Lazy Spider Orchid and any of the Wispy Spider Orchid
Enigmatic Spider Orchid (Hybrid between the Dragon Orchid and one of the White Spider Orchids
Lavendar Orchid (Hybrid between the Purple Veined Spider Orchid and any of the Wispy Spider Orchids
Prisoner Orchid (Hybrid between the Zebra Orchid and any of the Wispy Spider Orchid
Spectacular Spider Orchid (Hybrid between the Cowslip and one of the Pink Fairy group
Tinged Spider Orchid (Hybrid between the Pink Candy Orchid and one of the White Spider Orchids
Wasp Orchid (Hybrid between the Ant Orchid and any of the Wispy Spider Orchids
Wheatbelt Spider Orchid (Hybrid between the Green Spider Orchid and one of the White Spider Orchids