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Dendrobium yeageri Yeager's Dendrobium


Yeager's Dendrobium, Dendrobium yeagerei


Dendrobium yeageri Ames & Quisumb. 1934

Common Name Yeager's Dendrobium [American Orchid Enthusiast early 1900's in the Philippines]

Flower Size 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm]

Found in the Philippines as a small to medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with slender, pendulous, clustered stems that rarely branch and carry mnay, lanceolate, pointed leaves and blooms on a short, 2 to 6 flowered inflorescence with showy flowers arising in the spring. This species is closely related to D victoria reginae but the color pattern is reversed.