Dendrobium collinum J.J.Sm. 1910 SECTION Grastidium [Bl] J J Sm 1905 Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot Warm LATE Winter THROUGH Summer

Common Name The Hill Loving Dendrobium

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 350 to 600 meters as a hot to warm growing epiphyte that blooms in the late winter through summer.

Schlechter states that the flowers are pale yellow with the lip red dotted towards the apex.

Synonyms Dendrobium planum var. collinum (J.J.Sm.) J.J.Sm. 1911; Grastidium collinum (J.J.Sm.) Brieger 1981

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 Drawing fide;

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