Bulbophyllum perpusillum H.Wendl. & Kraenzl. 1894 SECTION Lichenophylax Schlechter 1924<

Another Angle


Photos courtesy of Olaf Pronk and Laurette E.U.R.L. orchids of Madagascar

Common Name The Tiny Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .12" [3 mm]

Found in Madagascar at elevations of 100 to 240 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with close set, sub-globose pseudobulbs carrying 2 apical, lanceolate-acute leaves that blooms in the winter and spring on a very thin, filiform, 4" [10 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puys Cribb & Bosser 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009 photo fide; A la Recherche des Orchidees de Madagascar Hervouet 2018 photo fide;