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Dendrobium farmeri

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    Default Dendrobium farmeri

    another good flowering Dendr.
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    Speechless.....pretty! Makes me green with envy

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    nice specimen....

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    oh, yours is has a very deep orange lip, love it!

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    Beautiful, love the orange lip.

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    A truly impressive display - and what a wonderful coloured lip.

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    Gorgeous! However, this is not Dend farmerii. This seems to be Dend thyrsiflorum, which is pretty similar to Dend densilforum, and hence also called as Dendrobium densiflorum var. alboluteum).

    Dend farmerii has PBs whose cross-section is almost rectangular in shape and slightly shorter than thrysiflorum. There is a difference in the lip as well. thrysiflorum's lip is completely orangeish yellow, while the outer part of the lip of farmerii is lined with white. I have a Dend farmerii, but it did not bloom yet for me Still trying to lay my hands on Dend thyrsiflorum

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    Satish, I've looked in the P.Wood book, The Dendrobiums, I think you are right. Thanks a lot for you id.
    I have one for you at my home. Hmmm

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    Lovely! One that is going on my list for sure.

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    I am going to need another piece of paper cause my list is getting so long. What a superb orchid!

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