Fandom

Orchids Wiki

Dendrobium sanderae

4,198pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
Dendrobium sanderae

Den sanderae

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Family:Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Dendrobieae
SubTribe: Dendrobiinae
Genus: Dendrobium
Species: Den. sanderae
Alliance:
Binomial name
Dendrobium sanderae
Rolfe 1909


Dendrobium sanderae is a species of genus Dendrobium

DescriptionEdit

Plant blooms from spring to fall with two to four 10 cm flowers.

DistributionEdit

Plant is found in the mountains of Central Luzon in the Philippines at elevations of 1000 to 1650 meters

CultureEdit

Plant grows in intermediate to warm temperatures with medium amounts of light. Keep plant moist and fertilize during growth season. During winter withold watering until new shoots appear. Mist the surface of the potting media to prevent pseudobulbs from drying. Grow in a well drain mix of sphagnum moss or medium fir bark.

VarietiesEdit

ImageNameDescription
Dendrobium sanderae luzonicum Dendrobium sanderae var luzonicum Sepals and petals are white, lip is white with a green center
Dendrobium sanderae minor Dendrobium sanderae var minor Sepals and petals are white, lip is white with a yellow center with red streaks

NamingEdit

Common Names:Mrs. Sander's Dendrobium

SynonymEdit

  1. Dendrobium sanderae var major Hort 1954
  2. Dendrobium sanderae var. milleri Quisumb. 1958
  3. Dendrobium sanderae var. parviflorum Anschutz ex Quisumb. 1949
  4. Dendrobium sanderae var. surigaense Quisumb. 1951

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.