Dendrobium luteocilium Rupp 1945

Plant and Flowers Photos by M A Clements and The Australian Tropical Rainforest Orchids Website

Fragrant Deep Shade Hot Sporadically WinterSpringSummerFall

Common Name or Meaning The White Haired Dendrobium - The Honey Orchid

Flower Size .68 to .8" [1.7 to 2 cm]

Found in the Moluccas, Sulawesi, New Guinea and Queensland Australia in rainforests at elevations of sealevel to 350 meters as a large sized, hot growing epiphyte with an erect, arching to pendent, flattened, elongate, yellowish stem carrying throughout, yelloowish green, leathery, notched, broad leaves that blooms sporadically on axillary, short, 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence and carrying hney scented flowers

Synonyms Grastidium luteocilium (Rupp) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Native Orchids of Australia Jones photo fide;