Dendrobium nobile


Described: J. Lindley, 1830
Origin: From the Himalaya region to Thailand and Vietnam.
Temperature: 15°-25°C
Water: Once a week water. Once leaves turn yellow and fall they need a winter rest in water and fertilizer.
Humidity: 60-70%
Placement: Half shade position + good ventilation.
Presentation: 1 year from a flowering size plant in 9 cm pot. Potted in fine bark.
Morphology: A species that is well known for its popular hybrids and abundance in flowers. 5 to 7,5 cm flowers appear on the upper nodes of leafless pseudo bulbs.
Flowering season: March to May.
Flowering time: +/- 4 weeks.
Fragrance: Honey to musk scent.