The Early Spider Orchid grows in the south eastern coastal areas of England which is the extent of its distribution. It prefers short alkaline grassland and flowering is usually during May. In most areas of the UK it is best grown in a pot and protected from winter rainfall.
Plants are normally sent out potted to customers in the UK. If there are any problems with the tubers please inform me within 14 days of receipt. They can normally be sent during the period AUGUST to NOVEMBER after which time growth is such that the rosette. Growing instructions at the top of this genus section.