Bulbophyllum gibbolabium Seidenf. 1979 SECTION Sestochilos [Breda] Benth & Hook.f. 1883 Photo courtesy of Dr Leslie Garay Archives, Photo by Anton Sieder Copyright

Common Name The Hump-Lipped Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 4/5" [2 cm]

Found only in Thailand as a miniature sized, hot to warm growing epiphyte with a rhizome carrying obliquely set and 5/8 to 1" apart, small for the section, conical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, lanceolate leaf that blooms on a basal, very short, single flowered inflorescence arising in the fall in cultivation.

Synonyms Hamularia gibbolabia (Seidenf.) Aver. & Averyanova 2006

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchid Genera in Thailand Vol VIII Bulbophyllum Thou. Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide