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Dendrobium guerreroi Guerrero's Dendrobium


Guerrero's Dendrobium, Dendrobium guerreroi


Dendrobium guerreroi Ames & Quisumb. 1932

Common Name Guerrero's Dendrobium [Philippine Orchid Collector 1900's]

Flower Size 1 to almost 1 1/2" [2.5 to 3.75 cm]

Found in the Philippines as a medium to large sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with pendant, zig-zag, slender, terete stems carrying 5 to 10, linear-lanceolate, unequally bilobed apically, distichous leaves blooming on a short to 3" [7.5 cm] penduluous, loosely several [15] flowered inflorescence arising opposite the leaves at nodes along the leafy stem.

Synonyms Eurycaulis guerreroi (Ames & Quisumb.) M.A.Clem. 2003