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Dendrobium schuetzei Schuetze's Dendrobium


Schuetze's Dendrobium , Dendrobium schuetzei


Dendrobium schuetzei Rolfe 1911

Common Name Schuetze's Dendrobium

Flower Size to 3" [to 7.5 cm]

Found in the Philippines at elevations of 300 meters as a small to medium sized, warm to hot growing epiphyte and likes to be kept moist. They have erect, 12 noded, stems with many, narrolwy ovate, suberect, coriaceous, obscurely bilobed apically leaves that can bloom in the winter and fall on a short, 3 to 4 flowered raceme with fragrant, waxy flowers that is longer than the leaves and arising from bracts near the apex of the cane and like an even year round watering and fertilizing schedule.