Bulbophyllum annamense (Garay) Sieder & Kiehn 2009 SECTION Cirrhopetalum [Lindl.] Rchb.f 1861

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Common Name The Annam Bulbophyllum [An archaic name for Vietnam]

Flower Size

Found in Vietnam as a small sized epiphyte with 2" [5 cm] between each ovoid pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, fleshy, narrowly elliptic, obtuse, emarginate, shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms on a thin, to 8" [20 cm] long, pseudoumbellate, many flowered inflorescence with linear-lanceolate floral bracts.

Synonyms *Cirrhopetalum annamense Garay 1999

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; * Harvard Papers in Botany Vol4 #1 Orchid Species Currently in Cultivation Garay 1999 drawing fide;