Bulbophyllum collinum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Codonosiphon Schlechter 1913 Photo by Peter O'Byrne

Part shade Hot Warm LATE Summer THROUGHFall

Common Name The Hill Living Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on hills at elevations around 400 to 900 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a short rhizome giving rise to ovoid-conic pseudobulbs carrying a single apical, erect, glabrous, narrowly linear, acute to apiculate, attenuate below into the base leaf that blooms in the late summer through fall on a very short, single flowered inflorescence with an ovate-cucullate floral bract

Synonyms Hapalochilus collinus (Schltr.) Garay & W.Kittr.1985 publ. 1986

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 drawing good; Orchid monographs Vol 7 Vermeullen 1993 drawing/photo good;