Bulbophyllum citrinilabre J.J.Sm. 1913 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883


Photo/Drawing By Lewis & Cribb 1991

Part Shade Hot Warm

Common Name The Yellow Lip Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea and the Solomon Islands in rainforests at elevations around 300 to 600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with .6 to 1.4" [5 to 3 cm] between each, cylindrical, adpressed the rhizome pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, oblong-lanceolate leaf that blooms on a basal, .2" [5 mm] long, peduncle enveloped by bracts, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; The Orchids of the Solomon Islands and Bougainville Lewis & Cribb 1991 photo/drawing fide ;