Bulbophyllum artostigma J.J.Verm. 1993 SECTION Peltopus Schlechter 1913

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Part shade Warm Winter Spring

Common Name or Meaning The Narrow Stigma Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Papua New Guinea at an unknown location as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with close set, absent to hardly there pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic, acute, gradually narrowing below into the .12 to .2" [3 to 5 mm] long, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the winter and spring on a basal, 1.4" [3.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with tubular, much shorter than the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Monographs Vol 7 Vermeullen 1993 drawing fide;