Bulbophyllum chlorascens J.J.Sm. 1927 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994

Another Angle

Plant and Flower

Photos by Leicneagra and The Wild Orchids of Sumatra Website

Full shade Warm

Common Name The Greenish Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .28" [7 mm]

Found in western Sumatra without elevational data as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a thin creeping rhizome giving rise to close set, adnate to the rhizome, necklace like, oval, fleshy pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, spathulate-lanceolate, obtuse leaf that blooms on an erect, arising from rhizomes between pseudobulbs, peduncle, filiform, .8" [2 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Sumatra J B Comber 2001