Spider Flower Cleome spinosa

Spider Flower. This sub-tropical caper has orchid-like flowers from July to the first frosts. The Caper family is closely related to the cabbage family, differing in its more woody nature and more tropical distribution. The flowers are visited by some Whites and Bumblebees.

Name: Spider Flower

Latin: Cleome spinosa

Family: Caper family

Origin: Africa