Dendrobium percnanthum Rchb.f. 1886 SECTION Spatulata Photo by Rachmat Setiawan and his Flickr Orchid Photo Website

Another Angle Photo by Petrus Kurniawan and The Petrus Kurniawan Blogspot

Common Name or Meaning The ? Dendrobium

Flower Size 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm]

Found in the Moluccas in lowlands as a medium sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with robust, shiny, grooved basally, bamboo-like stems that blooms in the winter on about 5 on a stem, towards the apex, densely, many flowered inflorescence.

CAUTION I have no way of personally verifying this determination so please use with caution!

Synonyms Durabaculum percnanthum (Rchb.f.) M.A.Clem. & D.L.Jones 2002

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Das Pflanzenreich Orchidaceae Monandre-Dendrobiinae Fr. Kraenzlin 1910; AOS Bulletin Vol 51 #4 1982; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996;