Bulbophyllum furcillatum J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne 2003 SECTION Monanthaparva Ridl. 1896

Plant and flower Photos courtesy of Rudi Hromniak and his © and his Orchid Webpage


Common Name The Small Forked Bulbophyllum [refers to the column wings]

Flower Size 1/4" [.6 cm]

Found in Sumatra as a miniature sized creeping epiphyte with 1/4" between each elliptic, smooth pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, elliptic, acute leaf at right angles to the openly conduplicate, petiolate base and blooms on a basal, 1/4" [.6 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Thirty Two New Species of Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae)from Sulawesi J.J. VERMEULEN 1 AND P. O’BYRNE Gard. Bulletin Singapore 60 (1): 73-153 2008