Dendrobium-jiewhoei-2018-11-29-a synonym of Dendrobium calcariferum***Verified as calcariferum (April 2019)***

Judging Center: Northeast

Award Number: 20185029

Award Date: November 17, 2018

Awarded As: Dendrobium jiewhoei

Obtained from Ten Shin Gardens Co, LTD - Taiwan; reference Peter O'Byrne indicates possible synonymy with Denrobium calcariferum; see: Malesian Orchid Journal Vol. 3, 2009, pg 119 - ff

Fifteen lightly fragrant, slightly cupped, trumpet-shaped flowers and six buds on seven pendent inflorescences and sever flowers cans of a robust 30 cm wide by 30 cm tall twenty-two growth plant grown in back in an 11 cm clay pot; sepals cream, striped magenta, light pink overlay apically, reverse light magenta overlaid light cream proximally striped deeper magenta; petal slightly reflexed, white overlaid cream proximally and and pink apically, striped light magenta; lip white, light lemon overlay proximally, magenta vein centrally; spur magenta; substance light; texture sparkling satin; awarded for compact, well-proportioned flowers that show promise in cultivation; native to Borneo (Sarawak); confirmed by SITF

Plant > Overall length of growth/cane: 29 cm

Plant Leaf > number of leaves per growth or cane: 9

Plant > Leaf Length: 8.0 cm

Plant > Leaf Width: 2.5 cm

Plant > Leaf Margin: entire

Plant > Leaf Shape: lanceolate

Plant > Leaf petiole length (apex of pseudobulb or stem to leaf base proper): <0.1

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

Plant >Pseudobulb/Growth/Ramicaul Root Tip Color: non-visible

Inflorescence > Overall Length: 6.0 cm

Inflorescence > Arrangement: alternate

Inflorescence > Distance from base of inflorescence to first bud or branch: 1.2 cm

Inflorescence > distance between flowers along inflorescence: 1.0 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 1.2 cm

Inflorescence > distance from inflorescence to base of sepals: 1.2 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Length: 0.7 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Width: 0.2 cm

Inflorescence > Ovary Shape: cylindrical

Inflorescence > Ovary Color: magenta

Inflorescence > Ovary Texture: matte

Flower Natural Spread Length: 2.5 cm

Flower Natural Spread Width: 2.5 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Length: 1.1 cm

Flower > Dorsal Sepal Width: 0.5 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Length: 1.1 cm

Flower > Lateral sepals or synsepal Width: 0.6 cm

Flower > Petals Length: 1.2 cm

Flower > Petals Width: 0.7 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Length: 1.3 cm

Flower > Lip or Pouch Width: 0.9 cm

Flower > Column Length: 0.3 cm

Flower > Column Width: 0.3

Flower > Column Color: cream yellow

Flower > Anther Cap Color: cream yellow


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