Dendrobium klabatense Schltr. 1910 SECTION Calcarifera Photo by Erica Schulz and her Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Side View of Flower

Photo by Andre Schuiteman and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Common Name The Mount Klabat Dendrobium [A mountain in Sulawesi]

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found in Sulawesi in montane forests hanging on trees on volcanic slopes at elevations around 500 to 1150 meters as a small sized, warm to cool, pendulous growing epiphyte with pendulous, grooved, slender, occasionally branching stems carrying many, lanceolate, acute, unequally two toothed apically leaves that blooms in the late fall and early winter on very short, more than one per node, 2 flowered inflorescence arising from the nodes along the older leafless stem.

Synonyms Pedilonum klabatense (Schltr.) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Species Culture: Dendrobium Bakers 1996; A to Z of South East Asian Orchid Species Vol 2 O'Byrne 2011 photo fide