Bulbophyllum bisepalum Schltr. 1905 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883 Drawing by Schlechter and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Cool Summer

Common Name The 2 Sepal Bulbophyllum [refers to the 2 fused sepals to form a synsepal]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in forests at elevations around 1300 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the summer

Schlechter states that the flowers are dark carmine red and differs from others in the section other than B stenochilum by the very narrow lip with a basal callus.

Synonyms Diphyes bisepala (Schltr.) Szlach. & Rutk. 2008

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide