|Featured Flora: Dendrobium schuetzei Rolfe|
|Written by Rueth Cabral|
|Friday, 02 December 2011 14:51|
Inflorescence short; flowers white, labellum with green marking. This species is closely similar to Dendrobium sanderae.
Rare plant found only as one population in Northeastern Mindanao.
Found in primary and secondary forests at low altitudes.
Utilized as an ornamental plant. The species is over-collected in the wild by local enthusiasts and in demand in the local and international trade.
|Last Updated on Friday, 02 December 2011 15:24|
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