Bulbophyllum dibothron J.J.Verm. & A.L.Lamb 1994 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994 Photos by John Varigos and his The Orchideeen Amsler Website

Part sun Cool Spring

Common Name The ?Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Sabah and Sarawak Borneo in lower montane forests at elevations around 1200 to 2000 meters as a mini-miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte close, ovoid, flattened pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic to obovate, acute, petiolate base leaf that blooms in the spring on a lateral, 1.6 to 2.2" [3.5 to 5.5 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *BLUMEA 38 (1994) 335-348 Vermeullen & Lamb 1994 drawing fide; The Orchids of Mount Kinabalu Vol 2 Wood, Beaman, Lamb, Chu Lun and Beaman 2011 photo fide; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015 photos/drawing fide;