Bulbophyllum hodgsonii M.R.Hend. 1927 SECTION Macrocaulia (Bl.) Aver 1994

Plant and Flowers in situ Cameron Highlands Malaysia

Photos by David Kuehn

Part Shade Warm Cool Summer

Common Name Hodgson's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 2 1/2" [6.25 cm]

Found in Malaysia in the Cameron Highlands on trees with an oblong pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, elliptic to linear, acute, gradually narrowing below into the distinct petiolate base leaf that blooms in the summer on a basal, to 3.6" [9 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Malaya Vol 1 Holttum 1953; The Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia and Singapore Seidenfaden & Woods 1992 drawing fide; Wild Orchids of the Cameron Highlands REACH 2009 photo fide; Wild Orchids of Penninsular Malaysia Ong, O'Byrne, Yong & Saw 2011 photo fide