Bulbophyllum polliculosum Seidenf. 1973 SECTION Brachyantha Rchb.f 1861

Plant and Flower in situ Thailand

Photo by Chaiwat Tang and The Trekking Thai Forum Website

Another Flower Color

Another Flower Color and plant

Photos by Egon Krogsgaard

part Shade Spring

Common Name The ? Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .32" [8mm]

Found in Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte with white, flattened discoid, rugose pseudobulbs carrying deciduous leaves that blooms in the spring on a basal, short, to .4" [1 cm] long, 2 flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Cirrhopetalum polliculosum (Seidenf.) Garay, Hamer & Siegerist 1994

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchids of Thailand Seidenfaden & Smitnand 1961 pg 359 fig 268 *Tidsskrift bd 68 hft 1 Contributions to the Orchid Flora of Thailand V Seidedenfaden 1973 drawing fide; Notes on Cirrhopetalum Seidenfadden 1973 drawing fide; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 as Cirrhopetalum polliculosum photo fide; AOS Bulletin Vol 88 #5 2019 photo fide; The Orchid Review Vol 1278 No 1330 June 2020 photo fide;