Dendrobium normanbyense P.J.Spence 2010

SECTION Latouria Photo by Lawrence Kuekes

Part sun Warm

Common Name The Normanby Island Dendrobium

Flower Size

Found in Papua New Guinea at elevations of 700 to 900 meters as a warm growing epiphyte.

Originally thought to be a small variety of D atroviolaceum, it has recently been elevated to species status.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Digest 74(4): 219 (-221; photogrs.). 2010