Dendrobium eboracense Kraenzl. 1894 SECTION Crumenata

Plant and Flowers Photos by Karl Senghas and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part sunHot LATERSpring

Common Name The Ebora Dendrobium

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in the Bismarck Archipelago at elevations near sea level as a medium sized, hot growing epiphyte with shiny, yellow stems carrying many, deciduous, lanceolate, rigid leaves that blooms in the later spring on short, few flowered inflorescence carrying short lived flowers

Related to D litorale and D macfarlanei

Synonyms Aporum eboracense (Kraenzl.) Rauschert 1983; Ceraia eboracensis (Kraenzl.) M.A.Clem. 2003; Dendrobium neopommeranicum Schltr. 1913 publ. 1914

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Monandre-Dendrobiinae Fr. Kraenzlin 1910; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 Drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996; Dendrobium and its Relatives Lavarack, Harris and Stocker 2000 as Synonym of D litorale;