Drymoda picta plate
Drymoda picta' plate from Sertum Orchidaceum

Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order: Asparagales
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Podochilaeae
SubTribe: Bulbophyllinae
Genus: Drymoda
Lindl. 1838
Type Species
Drymoda picta

Drymoda abbreviated as Dma in horticultural trade, is a small genus of orchids from Asia.


Plants are found from Thailand, Laos, Malaysia to New Guinea.


Plants in this genus have very long columns and four pollina.


Plants usually grow in intermediate to warm temperatures. Keep moist in summer seasons and do not allow mix to dry, in winter keep the mix slight dry and reduce watering. Watering usually varies between plants Keep good air movement to avoid fungal growth. Keep plants in shade. Pot plants in sphagnum moss, fine bark, or mounted.


The genus is named after its growing in deep forests.

Species Edit

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