Bulbophyllum wuzhishanense X.H.Jin 2005 SECTION Desmosanthes [Bl.] J.J. Sm. 1933

Photo by Jin Xiaohua

Partial Shade Cool EARLIER Fall

Common Name The Wuzhishan Bulbophyllum [An area of Hainan province of China]

Flower Size

Found in Hainan province of China in forests on trees at elevations around 1800 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool gfrowing epiphyte with with .4 to 1.6" [1 to 4 cm] between eachovoid pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms in the earlier fall on an erect, arising from the rhizome, 1.4 to 1.6" [3.5 to 4 cm] long, 2 to 3 flowered inflorescence holding the flowers in an apical umbel.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Atlas of Native Orchids of China Vol 2 Jin Xiaohua, Li Jianwu and Ye Deping 2019 photo fide;