Bulbophyllum evrardii Gagnep. 1930 SECTION Desmosanthes [Bl.] J.J. Sm. 1933

Closeup Photos by Eric Hunt plant grown by OrchidMania

Common Name Evrard's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 2/5" [1 cm]

Found in Vietnam and Cambodia as a miniature sized orchid with a branching rhizome, well spaced [2"], fusiform pseudobulbs and a single apical, elliptic leaf that blooms on a 2 1/2" [1.25 cm] long inflorescence arising from the woody rhizome with an apical umbel of flowers held just above the rhizome.

This species is very similar to B protractum but differs in the broader petals and the generally stouter plant

CAUTION !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The Photo above is of a plant in the Section Cirrhopetalum and so is absaolutely incorerct

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchid Genera of Thailand Vol VIII Bulbopyllum Thou. Seidenfaden 1979 drawing not!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!;