Dendrobium viridulum Ridl. 1896 SECTION Grastidium Photo by Peter O'Byrne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name or Meaning The Green Dendrobium

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Malaysia and Thailand as a medium sized epiphyte with an elongate stem carrying a few, towards the apex, narrowly lanceolate, acutely unequally bilobed leaves that blooms on single flowered inflorescence arising along the leafless portion of the stem.

Synonyms Eurycaulis viridulus (Ridl.) M.A.Clem. 2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Das Pflanzenreich Orchidaceae Monandre-Dendrobiinae Fr. Kraenzlin 1910; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1960; Opera Botanica #83 Orchid Genera in Thailand XII Dendrobium Sw. Seidenfaden 1985 drawing fide; The Orchids of Penninsular Malysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture, Dendrobium Bakers 1996