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Related to dendrobium: Dendrobium nobile
Any of numerous epiphytic orchids of the genus Dendrobium native to tropical and subtropical Asia, Australia, and the islands of the Pacific Ocean, widely cultivated as houseplants.
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(Plants) a genus of tropical orchid, predominantly growing from trees or occasionally from rocks
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|Noun||1.||dendrobium - a plant of the genus Dendrobium having stems like cane and usually showy racemose flowers|
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Dendrobium - large genus and variable genus of chiefly epiphytic or lithophytic orchids of tropical and subtropical Asia and Australasia
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