|Dendrobium Orchids by Lavarack, Harris and Stocker 27 contains much
information that is invaluable for the dendrobium grower. Included in their work is much cultural informationspecific
to each species. All species listed are illustrated in colour. For detailed information, this publication is highly
The cultural information noted is summarised from that publication, but for specific species culture, reference
to this publication is recommended.
This section is also known as the Nigrohirsutae, includes some 30 species many popular in cultivation.
Some gro where there is seasonality, others in more uniform conditions. Most requiire cool to intermediate temperatures,
most with drier winter conditions.
Refer also to section Nigrohirsutae for the section created by R.
E Holttum in his Flora of Malaya Volume 1 Orchids.