Accepted name: Dendrochilum carnosum (Ridl.) Holttum, Gard. Bull. Singapore 11: 280 (1947)



Subgenus – XX. Section – XX.

 

This photo was taken by the late Jim Comber and bequeathed to the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. The photo is reproduced with permission from the Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

This photo was taken by the late Jim Comber and bequeathed to the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. The photo is reproduced with permission from the Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

This photo was taken by the late Jim Comber and bequeathed to the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew. The photo is reproduced with permission from the Director, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

 

 

Synonyms

 

Platyclinis carnosa Ridl., J. Fed. Malay States Mus. 6: 56 (1915).

 

Origin in the Wild

 

Peninsula Malaysia

 

Elevation in the Wild

 

XXX

 

Habitat in the Wild

 

This plant has been collected in the Crenting Highlands

 

The Plants Description

 

XXXX

 

Herbarium Specimens

 

Other herbarium specimens

 

Kew Botanical Gardens (K)

 

Specimen 39309.000

 

Scent

 

XXXX

 

Flowering Season

 

Flowering plants have been collected in the wild during January.

 

The Inflorescence

 

XXXX

 

The Flowers

 

XXXX

 

Culture

 

I do not think this species is in cultivation

 

Similar Species

 

 

Other Information

 

I have yet to get hold of the description of this species and will update this page when I do.

 

Reference

 

 

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 27 July 2009. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.kew.org/wcsp/ accessed 27 July 2009.