Dendrobium floresianum Metusala & P.O'Byrne 2009 SECTION Calcarifera


Plant and Flowers

Brown striped Color Form Photos by Lianfu Wang and Native Orchids Website

Part sunHot Warm LATER Spring EARLY Summer

Common Name The Flores Island Dendrobium [An Island in the Lesser Sundas islands of Indonesia]

Flower Size .8" [2 cm] long

Found in Flores Island of the lesser Sunda Islands at elevations up to 600 meters as a medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with erect canes carrying several, lanceolate, acute leaves that blooms in the later spring and early summer on an arching to pendulous, several to many flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; AOS Bulletin Vol 86 #5 2017 photo fide;