Dendrobium tamenglongense Kishor, Y.N.Devi, H.B.Sharma 2013 SECTION Formosae

Side View of FlowerPhotos by Kishor

Part shade Cool Summer

Common Name or Meaning The Tamenglong District Dendrobium [A District of Assam India]

Flower Size

Found in Assam India as a cool growing epiphyte where it blooms in the summer

Similar to D. jaintianum but D tamenglongense has larger, glabrous leaves with acute apices, green sepal apices, a 13-flowered inflorescence, smaller and non-fragrant flowers and a 3-lobed labellum with fimbriate midlobe.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Nordic J. Bot. 32: 151 Kishor, Y.N.Devi, H.B.Sharma 2013 photos fide