Dendrobium densiflorum

Dendrobium densiflorumx56274p Dendrobium densiflorum

Dendrobium densiflorum                                                                                                                                               photo C. Solimbergo
taxonomy described by Wallich, Nathaniel
  published in      Plantae Asiaticae Rariores  1 : 34, pl40    1830
  family Orchidaceae
  subfamily Epidendroideae
  tribe Malaxideae
  subtribe Dendrobiinae
  genus Dendrobium Swartz 1799
  chromosomes     2n = 38, 40 
  metabolism CAM pathway, stomata of the leaves are open at night.
    (K.Silvera, L.S. Santiago, J.C. Cushman, K. Winter - International Symposium on Plant Biology, August 2013)
    it is useful give the soluble mineal nutriens, on the roots.
native of origins on trunks or branches covered with moss, in Bangladesh, India (Assam, Sikkim, Khasi Hills, 
Suruk, Najok, Relli, Lopchu, Darjeeling), Nepal, Burma, Laos, Viet Nam (Dak Lak, Tay Ninh),
China (Guagdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Xizang, Zizhiqu, Paai Poon Ts'ven, Faan Maan Ts'ven)
  altitude 300 - 2100 m  (990 - 6930 ft)
  habitat climate informations from Cherrapunji (Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, India)
    Köppen climate classification : Cfa, humid subtropical climate in all seasons, with very hot summers
    the weather station data (temperatures are calculated for an altitude of 1200 m / 3960 ft) :
    Dendrobium densiflorum a gr uk
  photoperiod in Cherrapunji this orchid bloom with a photoperiod, that varies during the year, from 13 h 41 m' to 10 h 19 m'
  life form epiphyte or lithophyte
  brightness     sunny
inflorescence     length cm, from  the upper nodes
  nr flowers 36 - 40, fragrans 
  size single flower  2.5 L 3.5 cm  (1.4" L 1.4") - inflorescence  20 L 9 cm  (8" L 3.6")
  duration inflorescence30 days
  time to bloom from birth, ≈ 80 - 90 days 
CITES appendix II

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