Bulbophyllum dendrobioides J J Sm. 1913 SECTION Epibulbon Schlechter 1912 Drawing by Schlechter and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Full shade Warm LATEFall EARLY Winter

Common Name The Dendrobium-Like Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations of 900 meters as a mini-medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with a cauliform rhizome giving rise to superposed with the top of the rhizome connate with the pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, elliptic-ligulate, subacute, narrowing below into the subpetiolate base leaf that blooms in the late fall and early winter on a very short, single flowered inflorescence

Schlechter states that the flowers are greenish white with a muddy reddish lip.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum superpositum Schltr. 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 as B superpositum drawing fide;