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Clear Mountain Garden TreasuresDendrobium discolor

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Glossary
epiphyte
A plant that grows on another,
but does not obtain nutrients from its host.
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Dendrobium discolor

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Family Orchidaceae
Name Dendrobium discolor
Abbreviation Den.
Synonym Dendrobium undulatum
Etymology
Dendrobium From Greek dendron meaning tree, and Greek bios meaning life, referring to the habbit of Dendrobium species growing on trees or being epiphytic.
discolor means multiple coloured, referring to the flower colours.

  See also:  Dendrobium

This tropical Dendrobium comes from Queensland, Australia and Papua New Guinea. It is characterised by the extreme twists in its flower segments. The flowers last a very time, up to 3 months.



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