Dendrobium ‘Tien Soeharto’ orchid

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This orchid was named after Mdm. Siti Hartinah [In Indonesia, she was commonly known as Ibu Tien], the wife of the former President of the Republic of Indonesia, General Soeharto on her visit to the Singapore Botanic Gardens in 1974.

Dendrobium ‘Tien Soeharto’ = Dendrobium ‘Noor Aishah’ x Dendrobium schulleri

Photos: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20120519]

Source: Wikipedia

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