Bulbophyllum magnussonianum J.J.Verm., de Vogel & A.Vogel 2010 SECTION Brachypus Schlechter 1913

Plant and Flowers

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Part shade Warm LATESpring EARLYSummer

Common Name Magnusson's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in the Bismark Archipelago as a miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with a short rhizome with ,4" [1 cm] between each ovoid pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, ovate, acuomnate leaf that blooms in the late spring and early summer on an erect, eduncle c. .72" [1.8 cm] long, provided with 3 bracts, 1.6" [4 cm] long overall, single flowered inflorescence with tubular, acute, shorter than the ovary floral bracts


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