Bulbophyllum icteranthum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Polymeres Verm & O'Byrne 2008

TYPE Drawing by Schlechter And The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part Shade Cool LATE Fall EARLY Winter

Common Name or Meaning The Blooming Yellow Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea at elevations around 1100 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with subparellel to the rhizome, cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect-patent, obliquely linear-ligulate, acute to apiculate, narrowing below into the base leaf that blooms in the late fall and early winter on an erect, very short, few bracted, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide;