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Dendrobium speciosum.

Botanical name:

Dendrobium speciosum Sm. Orchideae. Rock-Lily.

Australia. This orchid, found growing upon rocks, has large pseudo-bulbs, the size of cucumbers, which are said to be eaten by the natives.

Sturtevant's Edible Plants of the World, 1919, was edited by U. P. Hedrick.

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