Bulbophyllum decurrentilobum J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne 2003 SECTION Monanthes [Bl] Avery. 1994

Photo by Peter O'Byrne Another Angle Photo by

Part shadeCoolTo Cold

Common Name or Meaning The Downward Lobed Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sulawesi in mossy montane forests on twigs of small trees in moss at elevations of 1800 to 2500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with close set, distinct, somewhat angular pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic, acuminate, gradually narrowing below into the shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms on a basal, [1.5 to 1.7 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with acute floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Gard. Bull. Singapore 55: 134 J J Verm & P O'Byrne 2003 drawing fide; Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi Verm & O' Byrne 2011 drawing/photo fide