Dendrobium appendicula Schltr. 1912 SECTION Herpetophyton Photo by Lourens Grobler and The Wikia Website

Part Sun Warm Late Spring

Common Name or Meaning The Appendicula-Like Dendrobium

Flower Size .2" [5 cm]

Found in the New Guinea on trees in montane forests at elevations around 900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphtye with erect to ascending stems carrying many, erect-patent, linear, unequally obtusely bilobed apically, glabrous, subfleshy, shiny leaves that blooms in the late spring on a lateral, very short, single flowered inflorescence

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so plase use with caution!!

Synonyms Herpetophytum appendicula (Schltr.) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996;