Dendrobium pulchellum Roxb. ex Lindl.

 
  • Family : ORCHIDACEAE
    (Orchid Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : ORCHID FAMILY (ऑर्चिड फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Orchidaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Callista pulchella (Roxb. ex Lindl.) Kuntze; Dendrobium buxifolium Jacob-Makoy; Dendrobium brevifolium Lindl.; Dendrobium dalhousieanum Wall.; Dendrobium moschatum Griff.
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Dendrobium pulchellum Roxb. ex Lindl.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Key identification features : Epiphytic herbs with slender stem; leaf-sheath purple striped; leaves linear-oblong, sub-acute at apex; Raceme pendulous, from leafy or leafless stem; flowers creamy yellow with pinkish tinge; lip white, with large maroon patches on both side of the disc.
  • Flower, Fruit : June- August
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Kameng
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • H J, Chowdhery, et al. Materials for Flora of Arunachal Pradesh. Volume 3, Botanical Survey of India, 2009. Pg.: 73
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Dendrobium pulchellum. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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