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

Plant and Flower Photo by Geoff Stocker and their Orchids of New Guinea Website

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Common Name The Net-Nerved Bulbophyllum [refers to the leaf]

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in forests at elevations around 1300 meters as a medium to large sized, warm growing epiphyte with distant, oblong, inequally compressed pseudbulbs carrying a single, apical, patent, ovate to ovate-elliptic, acuminate, subcordate, thin, reticulate-nerved leaf that blooms in the fall on a fasiculate, few bracted, 1.2 to 1.6" [3 to 4 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence with cucullate, apiculate bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1982 drawing fide;