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Dendrobium thyrsiflorum

Dendrobium thyrsiflorum.jpg

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Dendrobieae
SubTribe: Dendrobiinae
Genus: Dendrobium
Species: Den. thyrsiflorum
Alliance:
Binomial name
Dendrobium thyrsiflorum
Rchb.f 1875


Dendrobium thyrsiflorum is a species of genus Dendrobium

Description[]

Plant blooms in the spring with thirty to fifty 5 cm wide fragrant flowers.

Distribution[]

Plant is found in the mossy coniferous forest of the Himalayas, Hainan China, Assam India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam at elevations of 1200 to 2000 meters

Culture[]

Plant grows in cool to warm temperatures with medium amounts of light. Keep plant moist and fertilize during growth season. During winter reduce watering until new shoots appear. Grow in a well drain mix of sphagnum moss or medium fir bark.

Naming[]

Common Names: The Pine Cone-Like Raceme Dendrobium

Synonym[]

  1. Callista thyrsiflora (Rchb.f. ex André) M.A.Clem. 2003
  2. Dendrobium densiflorum var. alboluteum Hook.f. 1869
  3. Dendrobium galliceanum Linden 1890
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