Dendrobium korinchense Ridl. 1917 SECTION Grastidium

Plant and Inflorescence Photo by Leicneagra and The Carup Kami Website

Part shade Cool

Common Name The Mt Kerinci Dendrobium

Flower Size 1/2" [1.25 cm]

Found in Sumatra at elevations around 1370 meters as a medium sized, cool growing epiphyte with erect stems carrying fleshy, tough, lanceolate, obtuse, unequally bilobed apically, narrowing below into the shortly petiolate base leaves that blooms on short, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Similar to D salaccense but they differ alot vegetativley.

Synonyms Eria korinchensis (Ridl.) Ormerod 2014; Grastidium korinchense (Ridl.) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001;

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