Bulbophyllum pampangense Ames 1923

Collection sheet and Drawing by Ames and The Epidendra Website


Common Name The Papanga Bulbophyllum [An area of Luzon Philippines]

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Pampanga Philippines at elevations around 500 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with .4 to .48" [1 to 1.2 cm] between each smooth, elliptic pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic leaf that blooms in the late fall on an erect, threadlike, arising from the pseudobulbs and the rhizome, to 1.2" [3 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Schedul. Orch. 6: 92-93 Ames 1923; Orchidiana Philippiana Vol 1 Valmayor 1984;