Dendrochilum bicallosum Ames 1908 - See Dendrochilum convallariiforme Schauer 1843 Photo courtesy of Jay Pfahl

Flower Closeup

Photo by Eric Hunt and His Orchid Website

Plant and Inflorescence Photo courtesy of Dale and Deni Borders

FragrancePart ShadeHotWinterSpringWarmFall

Common Name The Two Callus Dendrochilum

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations of 300 to 830 meters as a hot growing ephiphyte with spindle-shaped pseudobulbs carrying lanceolate to elliptic lanceolate, acute, petiolate leaves that are enveloped by tubular sheaths in youth that blooms on a basal, pendant, 15" [19.5 cm] long, densely many [50] flowered inflorescence with fragrant flowers occuring at several times of the year.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philipiniana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984

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