Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20174014

Award Date: April 15, 2017

Awarded As: Dendrochilum oxylobum

Vendor - Ooi Long Sun Orchids, Malaysia
Endemic to Borneo
References - J.J. Wood Orchids of Borneo 1997 - Vol. 3 pg 148 - 150

Award description: Thirty-four well-displayed, open, star-shaped flowers and 20 buds on two gracefully arched 23cm inflorescences arising from 2 emerging growths on a plant 15 cm wide by 53 cm tall grown in a 12 cm square wooden basket; closely clustered ovoid pseudobulbs to 10 cm tall; lanceolate leaves 6 cm wide to 43 cm long; all flower segments light olive brown, sepals and petals more intensely colored along midvein; recurved lip has two longitudinal dark brown stripes; substance soft; texture matte; endemic to Borneo ; confirmed by SITF

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 50 cm

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 1

Plant > Leaf Length: 43 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 6 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: smooth, entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: lanceolate

Plant > Leaf petiole length (apex of pseudobulb or stem to leaf base proper): 9 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Length: 10 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Width: 3 cm

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Margin: ovoid

Plant > Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul distance between growths along rhizome:: 0.5 cm

Plant >Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Root Tip Color: visible root tips not active

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 23 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: parallel/alternate

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 0.5 cm

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Length: 0.5

Inflorescence > Floral Bracts Width: 0.2

Flower Natural Spread Length: 1.0 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 1.6 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 0.6 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.3 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Cauda Length: cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 1.0 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Petals Length: 0.6 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 0.6 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.2 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch> characters of lip (calli, spurs, keels, etc.): acute at apex and heavily recurved


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