Accepted name: Dendrochilum heptaphyllum Kraenzl. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 50 II B 7: 99 (1907)

Subgenus – XX. Section – XX.






Origin in the Wild




Elevation in the Wild


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Habitat in the Wild


The type was collected on Sudara Peak, Sarrasin.


The Plants Description


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Herbarium Specimens






Specimen - Destroyed




Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (K)


Id uncertain




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Flowering Season


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The Inflorescence


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The Flowers


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I do not think this species is in cultivation


Other Information


I have yet to obtain the description and upload it on this website.


This is one of the least known Dendrochilum species. The holotype has been destroyed. Jaap Vermeulen and Ed de Vogel collected a plant that could be this species; this specimen is held at Kew its ID uncertain.




PEDERSEN, Henrik. 1995, Thirteen new species of Dendrochilum (Orchidaceae), a new record from Burma, and a checklist of the genus in East Malesia. Nord. J. Bot 15:381-402. Copenhagen, Denmark.


World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 25 September 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; accessed 25 September 2008.