Bulbophyllum fallax Rolfe 1889 SECTION Hyalosema Schlechter 1911

Drawing by Seidenfaden and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade

Common Name The Similar Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .75" [1.8 cm]

Found in Assam as a mini-miniature sized epiphyte with a Hershy's Kiss shaped pseudobuob carrying a single, thin, linear-lanceolate leaf that blooms on an erect to spreading, peduncle to 4" [10 cm] long, 8" [20 cm] long overall, secund, many flowered inflorescence carrying pendent flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide;