Bulbophyllum stenuroides J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne 2011 SECTION Saurocephalum J J Verm 2014

Photos by J J Vermeulen

Common Name The B stenurum-Like Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Sulawesi in primary forests at elevations around 1000 meters as a small sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with a patent to pendulous, branching rhizome with 1.2 to 2.32" [3 to 5.8 cm] between each conspicuous, ovoid, hardly angular pseudobulb carrying a single, elliptic to ovate, acuminate, petiolate base leaf that blooms on a basal, peduncle 1" [2.5 cm] long, provided with 2 bracts, rachis nodding, thickened, to 3.6" [9 cm] long, finely papillose-hirsute, rather dense, to 25 flowered inflorescence with acuminate, longer than the ovary floral bract.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi J J Vermeulen & P O'Byrne 2011 photo/drawing fide