Dendrochilum apoense T.Hashim. 1981 SUBGENUS Platyclinis SECTION Eurybrachium

Inflorescence Photos by Raab Bustamante and The Phyto Images Website

Fragrance Part shade Cool Cold Spring

Common Name The Mt Apo Dendrochilum

Flower Size .18" [4.5 mm]

Found on Mindanao within the Philippines in mossy forests at elevations of 1500 to 2500 meters as a miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with narrowly pyriform pseudobulbs carrying a single, leathery, linear to lanceolate leaf that blooms in the spring on a twisting, arching, arising with a new growth, to 25 flowered inflorescence carrying sweetly fragrant flowers


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 photo fide; Orchid Digest Vol78 #4 2014 photo fide;