Dendrochilum kopfii Lückel 2011 SUBGENUS Platyclinis SECTION Platyclinis

Plant and Flowers Photos by © Viviane Parrat and The Swiss Orchid Society Website

Part shade Warm Cool

Common Name Kopf's Dendrochilum [German Nurseryman Current]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found on Mindanao within the Philippines at elevations of 900 to 1200 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte or terrestrial with oblong to ovoid pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, narrowly oblong, channeled below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on an almost as long as the leaf, to 11" [27.5 cm] long, to 50 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 85 #9 2016 photo fide;