Bulbophyllum nubigenum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Peltopus Schlechter 1913

TYPE Drawing by Schlechter

Part shade Cold LATER Spring

Common Name The Mist Forest Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in montane range forests at elevations around 2400 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cold growing epiphyte with close set, cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, ligulate, obtuse to minutely apiculate leaf that blooms in the later spring on a short, single flowered inflorescence .

The flowers are sulphur yellow.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum nemorosum Schltr. 1913; Bulbophyllum singuliflorum W.Kittr. 1984 publ. 1985

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