Dendrobium christyanum is species found in Vietnam, China and Thailand. In the wild this species is found growing in mixed coniferous and broad leaved forest at elevations between 800-1,600 metres. The inflorescences emerge from the apex of the pseudobulbs, are short and bear a one or two flowers that are fragrant.The plant blooms during the spring months.
Dendrobium cuthbertsonii is a from New Guinea and the Bismarck Archipelago. This species inhabits cloud forest as an epiphyte or amongst rocks at high elevations. The inflorescences are very short and bear solitary flowers that measure twice the length of the small pseudobulb. The plant blooms at any time of the year.
Dendrobium striolatum is a species from eastern Australia. This species is a lithophyte that inhabits cliff faces up to 1,000 metres. The inflorescences are short, bear 1-2 flowers which each measure 1.5cm across. The plant blooms during the spring.
a from Papua New Guinea. This
species inhabits wet montane cloud forest as an epiphyte or
terrestrial at elevations below 3,000 metres. The inflorescences are
very short and bear solitary flowers that measure 1.5cm across. The
plant blooms at any time of the year.
Dendrobium trecherianum is a species from Sabah (Borneo) and the Philippines. In the wild this species is found growing in the upper canopy within lowland and hill forest at elevations below 1,200 metres.The inflorescences emerge from the apex of the 4-angled pseudobulb, measure 15cm and bear up to 20 large and fragrant flowers. The flowers each measure 7cm across. The flowers usually bloom during the spring and summer. The flowers and inflorescence are large compared to the size of the plant.
Dendrobium unicum is a species from Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and Myanmar. In the wild this occasional lithophyte and twig epiphyte inhabits open deciduous forests at elevations between 800 and 1,500 metres. The inflorescence measure 5cm and bears 4-5 flowers. The flowers are mildly scented and plants blooms during the spring.
Dendrobium violaceum is a from New Guinea. This species inhabits hill forest as an epiphyte, lithophyte or terrestrial at elevations between 750 and 2,000 metres. The inflorescences are very short and bear 2-4 flowers that measure 3cm across. The plant blooms at any time of the year.
Dendrochilum clowesiae is a recently described speciesendemic to the a small area on Luzon in the Philippines. In the wild this species is found growing at elevations around 1,000metres. The inflorescences measure 2-5cm, are shorter than the leaves, bearc7-20small flowers that measures about 4-5mm across. The plant usually blooms duringthe winter.
latifolium var macranthum is
a species from the Philippines. In the wild this
species is found growing as an epiphyte in hill and montane cloud
elevations between 300-1,600 metres. The inflorescences measure
20-60cm, bear many flowers that measures about 1.8-2cm across. The
plant usually blooms during the summer.