Bulbophyllum sinapis J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne 2003 SECTION Sestochilos [Breda] Benth & Hook.f. 1883

Plant and Flower

Photos by P Jongejan

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by J J Vermeulen

Fragrant Full Shade LATEWinter spring

Common Name The ? Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Papua New Guinea without locational data as a small sized epiphyte with a rhizome with persistent bracts and 1.2 to 8.4" [3 to 21 cm] between each ovoid pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic to obovate, rounded to obtuse apically, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the late winter and spring on from the rhizome, short to 1.2 to 2.68" [3 to 6.7 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence carrying a strong, sweet scented flower.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Gard. Bull. Singapore 55: 156 J J Verm & P O'Byrne 2003 drawing fide