Bulbophyllum dependens Schltr. 1913 SECTION Polymeres Verm & O'Byrne 2008

Plant and Flowers

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Part shadeWarmFall

Common Name The Hanging Down Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in New Guinea in forests on trees at elevations around 1200 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with cylindrical,approximate pseudobulbs that arise from near the apex of the last pseudobulb and carrying a single, apical, erect, lanceolate-ligulate, acute leaves that blooms in the fall on an erect, short, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 drawing good