Flickingeria fimbriata

Flickingeria fimbriata

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Dendrobieae
SubTribe: Dendrobiinae
Genus: Flickingeria
Species: Flkga. fimbriata
Binomial name
Flickingeria fimbriata
(Blume) A.D. Hawkes 1961

Flickingeria fimbriata is a species of genus Flickingeria


Plant blooms at any time of the year with a single 5 cm wide flower. Flowers are fragrant.


Plant is found growing on cliffs and the lowland forest in the Himalayas, India, Nepal, Andaman Islands, Nicobar Islands, Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, China, Borneo, Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi, Lesser Sunda Islands and the Philippines at elevations of 200 to 1300 meters


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


Common Names:The Fringed Flickingeria


  1. Callista binnendykii (Rchb.f.) Kuntze 1891
  2. Callista flabella [Rchb.f]Kuntze 1891
  3. Callista kunstleri (Hook.f.) Kuntze 1891
  4. Callista macraei (Lindl.) Kuntze. 1891
  5. Dendrobium binnendijkii Rchb.f. 1865
  6. Dendrobium fimbriatum [Bl.] Lindl. 1830
  7. Dendrobium flabellum Rchb.f 1857
  8. Dendrobium insulare Steudel 1840
  9. Dendrobium kunstleri Hook.f. 1890
  10. Dendrobium macraei Lindl. 1830
  11. Dendrobium mentosum Schltr. 1911
  12. Dendrobium plicatile Lindl. 1840
  13. Dendrobium rabanii Lindl. 1859
  14. Desmotrichum binnendijkii (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl. 1910
  15. *Desmotrichum fimbriatum Blume 1825
  16. Desmotrichum kunstleri (Hook.f.) Kraenzl. 1910
  17. Ephemerantha fimbriata (Blume) P.F. Hunt & Summerh. 1961
  18. Ephemerantha kunstleri (Hook.f.) P.F.Hunt & Summerh. 1961
  19. Ephemerantha macraei (Lindl.) P.F.Hunt & Summerh. 1961
  20. Flickingeria binnendijkii (Rchb.f.) A.D.Hawkes 1965
  21. Flickingeria kunstleri (Hook.f.) A.D.Hawkes 1965
  22. Flickingeria rabanii (Lindl.) Seidenf. 1980
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