Bulbophyllum coweniorum J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne 2003 SECTION Sestochilos [Breda]Benth & Hkr.f 1883 Photo courtesy of Nik Fahmi

Plant and Flower Photos courtesy of Manorot Tangsaveepha Copyright , and the Butterfly and Orchids Photo Gallery


Common Name Cowen's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 1 1/4" [ 3 cm]

Found in Laos near the Thai Border and central Vietnam as a small sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with adpressed to the rhizome, close set, ellipsoid, slightly ribbed pseudobulbs carring a single, apical, erect, elliptic-lanceolate leaf that blooms on a basal, erect, single flowered inflorescence.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Australian Orchid Review Vol 70 No 1 2005;