Dendrochilum erectilabium H.A.Pedersen 1995 publ. 1996 SUBGENUS Platyclinis SECTION Platyclinis

Inflorescence Photos by Art Vogel

Plant and Flowers in situ Sulawesi

Drawing Photos by Peter O'Byrne and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Cool Winter

Common Name The Erect Lip Dendrochulum

Flower Size .44" [1.1cm]

Found in Sulawesi at elevations around 1130 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with globose pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, lanceolate, acute, abruptly narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the winter on a erect to spreading peduncle, arising with a newly developing leaf, 4" [10 cm] long, rachis pendulous, 4" [10 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ;