Dendrobium balzerianum Fessel & Lückel 1997 SECTION Fugacia Photo by © Luku 100 and his Orchid Blogspot

Part shade Hot

Common Name Balzer's Dendrobium [German Orchid Enthusiast on Leyte current]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in the Philippines on Leyte at elevations around sealevel to 500 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with semi-pendulous, basally narrow, thickening upwards into clavate, square in cross-section pseudobulbs carrying 2, apical, lanceolate leaves that blooms on a single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Euphlebium balzerianum [Fessel & Luckel] M A Clem & Cootes 2009

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of the Philippines Cootes 2001 photo fide; The Dendrobiums H. P. Wood 2006; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 as Euphlebium balzerianum photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of the Philippines Cootes & Tiong 2015 photo fide;