Callista moorei is an orchid species identified by (F.Muell.) Kuntze in 1891. Culture information and photos for this orchid are commonly detailed under the currently accepted name of Dendrobium moorei.
ORIGIN: Found only on Lord Howe Island in between Australia and New Zealand at elevations below 1000 meters.
DESCRIPTION: Found only on Lord Howe Island in between Australia and New Zealand at elevations below 1000 meters and is a small sized, cool growing epiphyte, lithophyte and terrestrial with basally thickened, angled and furrowed stems carrying 2 to 6 apical, lanceolate, leathery, thin textured leaves which blooms on a 6 [15 cm] long, racemose, many flowered inflorescence arising from nodes near the apex with waxy, fragrant flowers occurring in the fall and winter.
FLOWER SIZE: 3/4 inch [2 cm]
-- information provided by Jay Pfahl, author of the
Internet Orchid Species Encyclopedia (IOSPE).
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