Dendrobium robinsonii Ames 1913 publ. 1914SECTION Crumenata

Photo by N T Gerald and his Flickr Orchid Photo Site


Common Name Robinson's Dendrobium [Botanist and Collector in the Philippines 1800's early 1900's]

Flower Size 1.12" [2.8 cm]

Found in the Philippines on trunks and branches of trees at elevations up to 1000 meters as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with erect, 3 to 4 noded psedudobulbs carrying terete, leaves that blooms on a very short, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Ceraia robinsonii (Ames) M.A.Clem. 2003;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Dendrobiums H. P. Wood 2006 as Dendrobium robinsonii photo fide; Philippine Native Orchid Species Cootes 2009 as D robinsonii photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 83 # 7 2014 photo fide; A Guide to the Dendrobium of the Philippines Cootes and Tiong 2015 photo fide;