ORIGIN: A wideranging, small to medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphytic orchid that is found from Assam India, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam at elevations of 700 to 2000 meters.
DESCRIPTION: A wideranging, small to medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphytic orchid that is found from Assam India, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam at elevations of 700 to 2000 meters with tufted, slightly fusiform or clavate, 8 to 9 noded stems with sheaths covered in black hairs and carrying rather leathery, ligulate or lanceolate, dark green, acute, or obliquely bilobed leaves that blooms in the early spring on a apical or axillary, very short, 2 to 5 flowered raceme with, waxy, longlived, fragrant flowers smelling of Tangerine arising from nodes near the apex on older canes and is refered to as the most common Dendrobium in the world.
FLOWER SIZE: To 3 inches [to 7.5 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
Growing with Orchids: 71 Articles by Ken Slump Added to ORCHIDS.ORG
Author is Sys Admin, posted 4 months ago
The International Orchid Foundation is happy to announce the publishing of 71 articles written by Ken Slump, long time orchid grower and judge. The content contains a weath of information, especia...
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