Bulbophyllum bomiense Z.H.Tsi 1978 SECTION Brachyantha Rchb.f 1861

Photo by Jin Xiaohua

Common Name The Bome Bulbophyllum [A county of Tibet] - in China Bo Mi Juan Bna Lan

Flower Size

Found in Tibet in evergreen broadleaved forests at elevations around 2000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with a creeping rhizome giving rise to oval-conical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, elliptic, rounded apically, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the summer on an erect,basal, peduncle slender, provided with 3 tubular bract, .8" [2 cm] long, 1 to 4 flowered inflorescence with ovate-lanceoalte, shorter than the ovary floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of China Vol 25 Orchidaceae Zhengyi Raven Deyuan 2009; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;