Dendrobium treubii J.J.Sm. 1905 SECTION Platycaulon

Plant and Flowers Photos Courtesy of Marni Turkel

Full Shade Hot Warm Spring

Common Name or Meaning Treub's Dendrobium

Flower Size 2.4" [6 cm]

Found in the Moluccas on Ambon Island at lower elevations as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with flattened, slender stems carrying 10 to 12, oblong, deciduous, pale green, wavy margined, slightly basally twisted, 2 ranked leaves that blooms in the spring on a 2.4" [6 cm] long, pendulous, laxly 5 to 6 flowered inflorescence arising from the nodes towards the apex of the stem.

Synonyms Eurycaulis treubii (J.J.Sm.) M.A.Clem. 2003; Pedilonum treubii (J.J.Sm.) Rauschert 1983

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Monandre-Dendrobiinae Fr. Kraenzlin 1910; Orchid Species Culture Dendrobium Bakers 1996

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