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Dendrobium platygastrium.

Discussion in 'Orchid Species' started by seidenfaden, Aug 25, 2017.

  1. seidenfaden

    seidenfaden Well-Known Member

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    2.Dendrobium platygastrium.JPG 1.Dendrobium platygastrium.JPG 1.Dendrobium platygastrium.JPG . Distribution: Bougainville, Guadalcanal, Philippines, Vanuatu, Fiji and Tonga. Habitat: Rain forest 50-600m.

    Pseudobulbs clustered, the basal part slender and terete, the upper leaf bearing part enlarged and strongly bilaterally compressed 12-30cm long. Up to eight leaves 6 – 10cm long from nodes at the upper part of the pseudobulb. Infloresences lateral 1-4 arising from near the apex of the pseudobulb up to 2cm long with 2-7 flowers.
     
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  2. KellyW

    KellyW Orchid wonk Staff Member Supporting Member

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    That is a very nice specimen and beautifully flowered. I like this whole section although I only have pseudolamellatum.
     
  3. pcolman

    pcolman Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    Very nicely grown plant!