Dendrobium dentatum Seidenf. 1981 SECTION Crumenata

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Plant and Flowers Photos by Lanhua and The RVO Orchid Works Website

Part shade Warm Cool Winter

Common Name The Toothed Dendrobium

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Vietnam as a medium sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with clustered, ocasionally branching, shortly swelling above the base to a pseudobulbous stem, straight, thin above stem carrying many, terete leaves that blooms in the winter on up to several, along the upper part of the leafless stem, from tufts of small bracts, single flowered inflorescence.

CAUTION I have no way of verifying this determination so please use with caution!

Synonyms Ceraia dentata (Seidenf.) M.A.Clem. 2003

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994; Orchid Species Culture Bakers 1996;