Bulbophyllum hiepii Aver. 1992 SECTION Sestochilus [Breda]Benth & Hkr.f 1883

Photo by Roland Amsler of Orchideen Amsler Facebook Page

Another Flower?

Plant and Flowers ?

Photo by Dang Bui

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by Leonid Averyanov

Common Name Hiep's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Vietnam in evergreen lowland forests at elevations of 100 to 1200 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with ovoid to becoming twisted and rugose with age pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, elliptic-lanceolate, acute to unequally bilobed apcially leaf that blooms on an erect, 1`.2" [3 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Identification of the Orchids [Orchidaceae Juss.] Vietnam Averyanov 1994 drawing fide to Roland Amsler's photo; Slipper Orchids of Vietnam Averyanov, Cribb, Loc & Hiep 2003;