Dendrobium racieanum Cavestro 2003 SECTION Spatulata

Inflorescence Photos by W. Cavestro

Common Name or Meaning Racies's Dendrobium [Racie Parnata, wife of Mr. A. S. Parnata Indonesian Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size .6 to .8" [1.5-2 cm ]

Found in western New Guinea in clear forests at elevations around 250 meters as a medium sized, hot growing epiphyte that blooms on a 7.2 to 10" [18-25] cm long, 4-8 flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *L'Orchidophile N159: 271-276 Cavestro December 2003.