Diplocaulobium confluens (J.J.Sm.) S.Thomas, Schuit. & de Vogel 2002 Drawing by J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Cool Winter

Common Name The ? Diplocaulobium

Flower Size 1.76" [4.4 cm]

Found in Buru Island of the Moluccas on trees at elevations around 1200 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with oblong-ovate becoming slender and linear with stems carrying 1, linear-lanceolate, fleshy, leathery leaf that blooms in the winter on a short, single flowered inflorescence,

Synonyms *Dendrobium confluens J.J.Sm. 1928

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996 as Dendrobium confluens;