Dendrobium milaniae Fessel & Luckel 1996 SECTION Platycaulon Photos by © Jim Cootes and The Phyto Images WebSite

Another Flower?

Inflorescence and Plant?

Bottom of Flower? Photos by © Roxwell Wei and his Picassa Orchid Photo Site

Common Name Milan's Dendrobium [Philippine Doctor and Orchid Enthusiast current]

Flower Size .6" [1.5 cm]

Found in Leyte Philippines hanging over water at elevations around 600 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with semi-pendulous clavate, laterally flattened pseudobulbs carrying 3 to 6, on the top 1/3 of the stem, lanceolate, green leaves that blooms on a pendulous, to 4 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Eurycaulis milaniae (Fessel & Lückel) Fessel & Lückel 2002

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of the Philippines Cootes 2001 photo fide; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2009 photo fide

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