The genus Dendrobium (Den) contains 1200 species from all parts of Asia and the Pacific. Some like a dry winter rest, all like to dry out between watering. Flowers are long lasting.
Dendrobium kingianum grows in eastern Australia. It is fragrant, needs bright light and a dry winter rest. It can be grown outdoors with Cymbidiums.
This plant is potted in rock in a 5 1/2-inch clay pot. There are 18 pseudobulbs and the plant stands 9 inches above the pot.
04/09/2011 - Bloomed, Blog entry
04/20/2010 - Division of another plant.
TRIBE: Dendrobieae SUBTRIBE: Dendrobiinae