Bulbophyllum tingabarinum Garay, Hamer & Siegrist 1994 SECTION Cirrhopetaloides Garay, Hamer, Siegerist 1994


Flower Closeup Photo courtesy of Dorothy Potter Barnett, plant grown by Bill Porter of Porter's Orchids to to

Common Name

Flower Size 3 to 4" [7.5 to 10 cm] long

Found in Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia as a miniature sized, warm to hot growing epiphyte with tetragonal, rugose and close set pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, elliptical leaf that blooms in the fall and winter on a basal, 4" [10 cm] long, racemose, several [8] flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms Cirrhopetalum miniatum Rolfe 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Bulbophyllums and Their Allies Seigerist 2001; Miniature Orchids Frownie 2007; Bulbophyllum: the incomplete Guide From A to why? Bill Thoms 2009 photo fide;