The Crowded Bulb Dendrobium

May 25, 2010 § Leave a comment

Crowded Bulb Dendrobium

Dendrobium cumulatum {Crowded Bulb Dendrobium}.

Dendrobium cumulatum {Crowded Bulb Dendrobium}. This orchid is distributed in tropical south, east, and southeast Asia (including Borneo) at elevations of 300m – 1,500m. There are about 1,200 species in the dendrobium genus. This is an epiphyte (grows on other plants) and sympodial. The small flowers are only 3cm. More information Orchids Wiki . This photo was taken at the flora garden, at Kipandi Butterfly Park. The wild orchids were collected or ‘saved’ from felled areas of the rainforest.

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