Dendrobium nemorale L.O. Williams 1937 SECTION Conostalix Photo by Copyright W C Schraut and Orchids and More Website

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Inflorescence Photo by Irma Saldana-Selles

Common Name or Meaning The Forest Dwelling Dendrobium

Flower Size .6 to .8" [1.5 to 2 cm]

Found in Luzon Island, the Philippines at elevations around 500 meters as a small to medium sized, warm to hot growing epiphyte with compact, jointed and deeply grooved stems carrying thin, rough textured leaves that are unequally notched apically and blooms in the spring on a short, 1 to 2 flowered inflorescence.

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References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidiana Philipiniana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984; Orchid Species Culture; Dendrobium Bakers 1996; The Orchids of the Philippines Cootes 2001 photo fide; Flora Malesiana Orchids of the Philippines Vol I Agoo, Shuiteman and de Vogel 2003; The Dendrobiums H. P. Wood 2006; Australian Orchid Review Vol 72 No 2 2007 photo; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2009 photo fide;

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