Bulbophyllum ardjunense J.J.Sm. 1927 SECTION Desmosanthes [Bl.] J.J. Sm. 1933

Plant in situ Java

Photos by J B Comber and The Swiss orchid foundaqtion at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shadeCool ColdFall

Common Name The Ardjuna Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Java around elevations around 1220 to 2500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with .2" [5 mm] between each, oblong, quickly wrinking pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, leathery, acute leaf that blooms in the fall on a basal, erect,very short, 8 to 12 flowered inflorescence holding the flowers in a compact, apical umbel.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Java Comber photos fide;