Bulbophyllum brevispicatum Z.H.Tsi & S.C.Chen 1994 SECTION Racemosae Benth & Hkr.f 1883

TYPE Collection sheet by Z.H.Tsi & S.C.Chen


Common Name The Short Inflorescence Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in southern Yunnan province of China at elevations around 1320 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with cylindrical, tapering pseudobulbs carrying a single, erect, narrowly elliptic, acute, shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms in the early winter on a basal, ascending, short, several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Phytotaxa 369 (1) Averyanov etal 2018: New species of Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae)