Bulbophyllum diplantherum Carr 1932 SECTION Desmosanthes [Bl.] J.J. Sm. 1933

Drawing by Seidenfaden

Deep Shade WarmCoolWinter

Common Name The Split Anther Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in penninsular Malaysia as a miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a slender, creeping rhizome and 1/4" [8mm] between each pseudobulb with an upwardly curved apex, and the base obliquely lying on the rhizome and carrying a single apical, obliquelky to horizontal, ovate-elliptic leaf that blooms in the winter on a basal, 1/4" [8 mm] long, 2 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; ; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Woods 1992 drawing