Bulbophyllum ignevenosum Carr 1930 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994

Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

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Common Name The Fire Red Veined Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .48" [1.2 cm]

Found in Vietnam and penninsular Malaysia in montane forests on mossy tree trunks at elevations around 1600 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte with a necklace of prostrate to the rhizome, oblong when seen from above, apex recurved pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, ellipic to elliptic-lanceolate, obtuse to acute leaf that blooms on a .64" [1.6 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


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