Dendrobium rhodochilum (Ferreras & Cootes) Schuit. & Peter B.Adams 2011 SECTION Fugacia Photo by Ulyssus Ferraras The Orchidiana Flickr Orchid Photo Website


Common Name or Meaning The Rose Red Lip Dendrobium

Flower Size 1" [2.5 cm]

Found on Mindanao Island in the Philippines at elevations around 350 meters as a small sized, hot growing epiphyte with pendent, clavate, many noded stem carrying three, lanceolate leaves that blooms in the late fall and early winter on a short, single flowered inflorescence carrying short lived flowers that do not open well.

Synonyms *Euphlebium rhodochilum Ferreras & Cootes 2010

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2011 as Euphlebium rhodochilum photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of the Philippines Cootes and Tiong 2015 photo fide;