Bulbophyllum papillatum J.J.Sm. 1910 SECTION Monanthaparva Ridl. 1896

Plant and Flower

Photos by W Rysy and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by J.J.Smith and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz

Part shade Warm Cool Winter

Common Name The Warty Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .2" [5 mm]

Found in Java and Sabah and Sarawak Borneo at elevations of 900 to 1500 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with .28 to 1” [.7 to 1 cm] between each obliquely ovoid pseudobulb carrying 2, apical, linear-lanceolate, apically cusped leaves that blooms in the winter on a basal, erect, .49 to .68" [1.2 to 1.7 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum papillosum J.J.Sm. 1905

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Die Orchideen Von Java J.J.Smith 1908; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J.J.Smith 1908 drawing fide; Orchids of Java Comber 1990; Orchids of Borneo Vol 2 Vermuellen 1991; A Checklist of the Orchids of Borneo Wood & Cribb 1994; Orchids of Sarawak Beaman, Wood & Beaman etal 2001 as B aff papillatum; Thirty Two New Species of Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae)from Sulawesi J.J. VERMEULEN 1 AND P. O’BYRNE Gard. Bulletin Singapore 60 (1): 73-153 2008; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;