Dendrobium farmeri

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Farmer's Dendrobium
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Orchidaceae
Subfamily: Epidendroideae
Tribe: Dendrobieae
Subtribe: Dendrobiinae
Genus: Dendrobium
Species: D. farmeri
Binomial name
Dendrobium farmeri
Paxton (1849)
  • Callista farmeri (Paxton) Kuntze (1891)
  • Dendrobium densiflorum var. farmeri (Paxton) Regel
  • Dendrobium farmeri var. aureoflavum Hook.f
  • Dendrobium farmeri var. albiflorum C.Morren

The Farmer's Dendrobium (Dendrobium farmeri) is a species of orchid native to Asia.

It is native to the Himalayas (Nepal, Bhutan, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, India, Bangladesh) and Indochina (Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Peninsular Malaysia, and Vietnam).[1][2][3][4]


  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Lucksom, S.Z. (2007). The orchids of Sikkim and North East Himalaya: 1-984. S.Z.Lucksom, India.
  3. ^ Huda, M.K. (2007). An updated enumeration of the family Orchidaceae from Bangladesh. The Journal of the Orchid Society of India 21: 35-49.
  4. ^ Sittisujjatham, S. (2009). Wild Orchid of Thailand 2: 1-463. Amarin.

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