Dendrobium roseoflavidum Schltr. 1912 SECTION Monanthos Schlechter 1905 Type Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Warm Fall

Common Name The Rose Yellow Dendrobium

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 700 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with a very short rhizome giving rise to simple, glabrous, compressed, densely leafy stems carrying erect, glabrous, linear leaves that blooms in the fall on an axillary, short, single flowered inflorescence carrying a non-resupinate flower.

Schlechter states that the flowers are pink with a yellowish tip to the tepals, and the lip is paler with red transverse wrinkles and small warts

Synonyms Monanthos roseoflavidus (Schltr.) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1912 Drawing fide;