Dendrobium kanburiense Seidenf. 1985 SECTION Stachyobium

Plant and Flower Photos by Ekkehard Schwadtke and Lanta Orchid Nursery and Orchid Garden Khaolak Website

TYPE Drawing TYPE Drawing by Seidenfaden


Common Name The Kanburi Dendrobium [A region of Thailand to the west of Bangkok]

Flower Size .2" [.5 cm]

Found in Thailand at elevations of 200 to 600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with close set, fat, nearly conical pseduobulbs carrying 3 to 4, broad, unequally bilobed apically leaves that blooms in the summer and early fall on 1 to 2, axillary, 1.2" [3 cm] long, 6 to 10 flowered inflorescence arising on nodes at or near the apex of newly emerging stems.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Opera Botanica #83 Orchid Genera in Thailand XII Dendrobium Sw. Seidenfaden 1985 drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Baker's 1996; AOS Bulletin Vol 85 #8 2016 photo fide;