Liparis bulbophylloides H.Perrier 1936

TYPE Drawing by Perrier and Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website


Common Name The Bulbophyllum Like Liparis

Flower Size

Found in eastern Madagascar in humid evergreen forests at elevations of 500 to 1000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with close set, small, oval to orbicular pseudobulbs carrying 2, ovate, subsessile, shortly acute apically, rounded basally leaves that blooms in the early summer on an erect, 2.4 to 4" [6 to 10 cm] long, 3 to 10 flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1939/81 drawing fide; Orchids of Madagascar Du Puy, Hermans, Cribb & Bosser 2007; A Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Hermans & Cribb 2009 Photo good;