Dendrobium tortile

not yet in bloom

Dendrobium tortile       
taxonomy      described by Cunningham, Allan
  published in    Edwards's Botanical Register  25 : misc. 33    1839
  family Orchidaceae
  subfamily Epidendroideae
  tribe Malaxideae
  subtribe Dendrobiinae
  genus Dendrobium Swartz 1799
  chromosomes   2n = 38  

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 Bangladesh, India (Assam, Andaman Islands), Burma (Tenasserim), Thailand (Phuket Is., Nop Pring, Pangnga,
    Wangka, Kaburi), Laos, Viet Nam, Malaysia (Penang, Kedah, Kelantan, Pahang, Kalantan River)
  altitude 20 - 1220  m (66 - 4026 ft)

informazioni sul clima di Penang Hill (Pahang, Indonesia)

    classificazione del clima di Köppen : Af, humid tropical climate of the rainforest
    (no winter season, more abundant rainfall)
    i dati della stazione metereologica (le temperature sono calcolate per una altitudine di 600 m / 1980 ft) :
    Dendrobium tortile a gr uk
  photoperiod in Penang Hill this orchid bloom with a photoperiod, that varies during the year, from 12 h 21 m' to 11 h 39 m'
  life form epiphyte, litophyte or geophyte
  brightness     partial shade 
inflorescence     length  
  nr flowers  
  time to bloom from birth, ≈ days      
CITES appendix II

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