Dendrobium kanakorum Kraenzl. 1910 SECTION Pedilonum Blume 1825 Drawing by Kraenzlin and The Plant Illustrations Website

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Common Name The Kanak Dendrobium [Indigenous people of New Caledonia]

Flower Size .2" [.5 cm]

Found in New Caledonia ? as a medium sized epiphyte without locational data with a somewhat compressed, grooved when dry, leafy stem that blooms on several inflorescence arising from the upper part of the stem and carrying pale rose violet flowers that do not open well.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Das Pflanzenreich Orchidaceae Monandre-Dendrobiinae Fr. Kraenzlin 1910 drawing fide; Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Baker 1996;