Bulbophyllum dijkstalianum J.J.Verm., de Vogel & A.Vogel 2010 SECTION Epicranthes (Bl.) Hook.f.


Side View of Flower

Photos by M Perry

Common Name Dijkstal's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .28" [7 mm]

Found only in western Papua New Guinea with a stiffly patent rhizome [unique to the section], with .88" [2.2 cm] between each, ellipsoid to ovoid pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, ovate, acute, dark green, slightly suffused with purple, abaxially glabrous, petiolate base leaf that blooms on a short, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Blumea 55 2010 pg 276 photos/drawing fide