Dendrobium bracteosum: Bracted Dendrobium orchid

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The Bracted Dendrobium [Dendrobium bracteosum] is a species of orchid. It is native to New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and the Indonesian Province of Maluku.

Photos: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20150326]

Source: Wikipedia

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Dendrobium ‘Mohamed Nasheed’ orchid

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This orchid was named after His Excellency Mohamed Nasheed, Then President of the Republic of Maldives on the occasion of his visit to the National Orchid Garden on 28 June 2010.

Dendrobium ‘Mohamed Nasheed’ = Dendrobium ‘Garnet Beauty’ x Dendrobium sutiknoi

Photo: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20120519]

Source: Wikipedia

Dendrobium ‘Abdullah II’ orchid

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This orchid was named after Majesty King Abdullah II, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on the occasion of his visit to the National Orchid Garden on  June 20th 2001.

Dendrobium ‘Abdullah II’ = Dendrobium ‘Nilda Patricia Zedilo’ x Dendrobium lasianthera

Photos: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20120519]

Source: Wikipedia

Dendrobium ‘Begum Khaleda Zia’ orchid

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This orchid was named after Her Excellency Begum Khaleda Zia, Then Prime Minister of The People’s Republic of Bangladesh on the occasion of her visit to the National Orchid Garden on 21 March 2005.

Dendrobium ‘Begum Khaleda Zia’ = Dendrobium ‘White Fairy’ x Dendrobium ‘Millennium Jade’

Photos: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20120519]

Source: Wikipedia

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

Dendrobium ‘Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle’ orchid

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This orchid was named after His Excellency Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle, former President of The Republic of Chile on the occasion of his visit to the National Orchid Garden on 22 November 1996.

Dendrobium ‘Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle’ = Dendrobium tangerinum x Dendrobium slyvanum.

Photo: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20150326]

Source: Wikipedia

Dendrobium ‘Michael Jeffery’ orchid

This orchid was named after His Excellency Major-General Michael Jeffery, Governor of the Commonwealth of Australia, on the occasion of his visit to the National Orchid Garden on 10 March 2004.

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Dendrobium ‘Michael Jeffery’ = Dendrobium ‘Singa Beauty’  x Dendrobium gouldii

Photos: National Orchid Garden, Singapore [20150326]

Source: Wikipedia