Dendrobium bensoniae is a species of genus Dendrobium
Plant blooms in the spring with one to three 6.25 cm wide fragrant flowers.
Plant is found in NE India, Burma and possibly Thailand at elevations of 450 to 1550 meters.
Plant requires warm to hot temperatures and medium amounts of light. Keep plant moist and fertilize during growth season. Slowly reduce watering rate as winter approaches. During winter reduce watering until new shoots appear. Grow in a well drain mix of sphagnum moss or medium fir bark. Plant can also be mounted.
Common Names: Benson's Dendrobium
- Callista bensoniae (Rchb. f.) Kuntze 1891