Bulbophyllum biseriale Carr 1930 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994

Photo by Clelia Costa

Another Flower Thailand

Another Angle in situ in Thailand

Another Angle in situ in Thailand

Another Angle of plant in situ in Thailand

Photo by Tripetch P.

Common Name The In two Rows Bulbophyllum [refers to the placement of the pseudobulbs]

Flower Size 1/5" [5mm]

Found in Thailand, penninsular Malaysia and Borneo in ridge forests and in lowland and podzolic forests at elevations around 300 to 1900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to cool growing epiphyte with oblique to the rhizome, alternately curved to one side and the other so they appear in two rows pseudobulbs and carrying a single, erect to oblique, acute, oblanceolate leaf that blooms on a basal, peduncle .28 to .68" [.7 to 1.7 cm] long, provided with 2 scales, to .6" [1.5 cm] long overall, single flowered inflorescence with shorter than the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitinand 1965 corrections; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing ok stelida thicker in photo; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Wood 1992 drawing fide to the second photo; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;