Bulbophyllum devium J.B.Comber 1990 SECTION Stachysanthes (Bl.) J.J. Verm. & P. O’Byrne 2008

Photo by © Wolfgang Rysy and The Swiss orchid foundaqtion at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Full shadeCool Summer

Common Name The Deviating Bulbophyllum [this species has well spaced pseudobulbs instead of close set as is the norm in this section]

Flower Size .08" [2 mm]

Found in Java at elevations around 1450 to 1650 meters as a small sized, cool growing epiphyte with a long creeping, occasionally branching rhizome with 4" [10 cm] between each, ovate, basally rounded, abruptly contracted into the petiolate base leaf that blooms in the summer on a basal, erect,to 4" [10 cm] long, to 30 flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum distans J.J.Sm. 1918

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchids of Java Comber photos fide; Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 6 2010 photo fide;