Dendrobium erostelle Seidenf. 1985 SECTION Stachyobium

TYPE Photo Photo/Drawing by A Schuiteman/J J Smith and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Hot

Common Name The ? Dendrobium

Flower Size .2" [.5 cm]

Found in Thailand in foothill forests at elevations around 400 meters as a miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with a fusiform to nearly cylindrical, nearly 4 to 5 noded pseudobulb carrying 4 to 6 leaves that blooms on several, 1" [2.5 cm] long, from the side and near the apex, 2 to 4 flowered inflorescence carrying light greenish with white tips.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Opera Botanica #83 Seidenfaden 1985 drawing fide; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Baker 1996;