Dendrobium longipecten J.J.Sm. 1928 SECTION Oxystophyllum

Plant Photos by C M Widya and The Wild Orchids in Sumatra Website


Common Name The Long Comb Dendrobium

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sumatra without elevational data as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with slender, elongate, branching sterms carrying many, all along the stem, oblong-triangular, distinctly curved, acute leaves that blooms in the winter on clusters of short single flowered inflorescence arising all along the stem and carrying fleshy flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001