Bulbophyllum haematostictum J.J.Verm. & A.L.Lamb 2008 SECTION Beccariana Pfitz. 1889

Photo by BBOkid and the Species Specific Orchid Forum Website

Fragrance Part Shade Hot Warm

Common Name or Meaning The Blood Red Spotted Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .64" [1.6 cm]

Found in Sarawak, Brunei and Sabah Borneo in lowland forests at elevations around 1300 to 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with 1.6 to 2.4" [3.5 to 6 cm] between each distinct, ovoid-cylindrical pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic to ovate, acuminate, shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms on a patent, peduncle to 1.08 to 2" [2.7 to 5 cm] long, .8 to 1.2" [6 to 7 cm] long overall, single to simultaneously subumbellate 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence with ovate floral bracts and carrying sharply fetid scented flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Malesian Orchid Journal Vol 1 J.J.Verm. & A.L.Lamb 2008 drawing/photo fide; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;