Bulbophyllum dendrochiloides Schltr. 1913 SECTION Macrouris Schlewchter 1913 Photos by Ed De Vogel and the Orchids of New Guinea Website

Inflorescence Photo by Art Vogel

Part sunWarmFall

Common Name The Dendrochilum-Like Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .25" [7.5mm]

Found in New Guinea in forests on trees at elevations around 1000 meters as a medium sized, warm growing epiphyte with .6 to 1" between each conical-cylindric pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, linear, obtuse, attenuate below into the base leaf that blooms in the fall on an erect, to 3.6" [9cm] long, laxly many flowered inflorescence with minute floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1914 drawing fide