Dendrobium senile

Dendrobium senile

  • Dendrobium senile
  • Dendrobium senile
  • Dendrobium senile
  • Dendrobium senile
  • Flower name
    Dendrobium senile
  • Scientific name
    Dendrobium senile
  • Aliasセニール
  • Place of originSoutheast Asia in Myanmar, Thailand and Laos
  • Place of floweringPotted flower
  • Flowering seasonFebruary, March, April

What is Dendrobium senile

Dendrobium senile (scientific name: Dendrobium senile) is a perennial plant belonging to the Orchidaceae family, which is native to Southeast Asia such as Myanmar, Thailand and Laos. It is epiphytic orchid. The bulb is short and the surface is covered with white hair. There are no leaves. One flower blooms on the tip of one flower stem from winter to spring. The flower diameter is 5 cm, the flower color is light yellow, and the center is green. The special name "senile: senile" means old man.

Generic name: Dendrobium senile, Scientific name: Dendrobium senile, Origin: Southeast Asia such as Myanmar, Thailand and Laos, Plant height: 10-15 cm, Leaves: None, flower Diameter: 5 cm, flower color: light yellow with green in the center, flowering period: February to April.


  • Order
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Orchidaceae
  • Genus
    Dendrobium
  • Species
    D. senile
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    Orchid shape
  • Leaf type
    oblong
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeperennial plant, epiphytic orchid
  • Flower colorsYellow
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height10.0 ~ 15.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower5.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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