Bulbophyllum kauloense Schltr. 1913 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883

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

Common Name The Kaulo Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in the New Guinea on trees at elevations around 300 meters as a large sized, hot growing epiphyte with subparellel tothe rhizome, cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying a single, erect, elliptic-ligulate, obtuse to subapiculate, narrowing below intothe subpetiolate base leaf that blooms in the spring on a very short, provided with a few sheaths, single flowered inflorescence carrying glabrous, pale yellow flowers.


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