Bulbophyllum eberhardtii ( Gagnep. ) Seidenf. 1992 SECTION Cirrhopetalum [Lindl.] Rchb.f 1861

Photo courtesy of Eric Hunt

Part shade Cool

Common Name Eberhardt's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and southern China at elevations of 1000 to 1500 meters as a cool growing epiphyte.

CAUTION Many sources cite this orchid as a synonym of B picturatum but I feel that it should stand separate, but I await better references.

Synonyms *Cirrhopetalum eberhardtii Gagnep. 1931;

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; A Field Guide to the Orchids of China Singchi, Zhongjian, Yibo, Xiaohua and Zhanhuo 2009 as B eberhartii photo most likely B picturatum; Genera Orchidacearum Vol 6 Epidendroideae Pt 3 Pridgeon, Cribb Chase & Ramussen 2014 photo fide