Dendrobium lituiflorum Lindl.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Callista lituiflora (Lindl.) Kuntze; Dendrobium hanburyanum Rchb.f.; Dendrobium lituiflorum var. robustius Rchb.f.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Dendrobium lituiflorum Lindl.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Epiphytic, pendulous herbs, 30-60 cm long with purplish stems; Leaves linear-lanceolate; Flowers in raceme on leafless stems, white; Lip trumpet shaped, purplish, pubescent.
  • Flower, Fruit : September- November
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng, Lohit, Siang, Subansiri, Tirap
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 69
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Dendrobium lituiflorum. Downloaded on 21 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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