Dendrobium (L.), Orchidaceae

Active substance extract
CAS number  no
Plant part whole plant
China list yes (fimbriatum, candidum and loddigesii)
Conditions fresh or dried and crushed
Country of origin the Netherlands



Dendrobium as an Active Ingredient in Cosmetics

The extract of the dendrobium is used as an active substance in cosmetic products.

Many varieties of dendrobium, each with a unique chemical composition and application, are available. Some examples: candidum, fimbriatum, huoshanense, loddigesii, moniliforme, moschatum and nobile. We specialize in supplying premium plant materials, perfect for high-quality extracts or personal cultivation – bulbs, tubers, flowers, and more.

Dendrobine from dendrobiums is a sesquiterpenoid (alkaloid) and has anticancer activity.

Applications of Dendrobium:

  • skin conditioning

Delivery conditions of Dendrobium raw material:

  • fresh whole plant
  • dried and cut whole plant

We can identify and cultivate Dahlias with the highest concentration of active compounds tailored to your requirements!

We can locate and cultivate Dahlia with the highest yield of active compounds to meet your specific needs. In the Netherlands, we commercially grow around 30,000 different varieties, each with its own unique ingredients. Share your requirements, and we will identify the variety with the highest levels of active substances. Our laboratory, equipped with the latest analytical tools, supports your R&D. From literature investigation to plant species selection, extraction, fractionation, and/or purification processes. Using fraction-guided bio-assays and advanced analytical techniques, we verify and assess the bioactivity of compounds. More information about our services. And Explore our plant extract library derived from commercially grown Dutch plants.

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Additional information



Active substance


CAS number

not applicable

Plant part

aerial parts

China list


Country of origin

the Netherlands


cosmetics, fragrance