Bulbophyllum keekee N.Hallé 1977 SECTION Minutissima Pfitzer 1888

Photo by © Jacques Villegente and his Endemia New Caledonia Website

Plant and Flowers in situ South Island New Caledonia

Photo by © Edouard Faria

Common Name The Bulbophylluum

Flower Size

Found in southcentral New Caledonia in rainforests and wet montane forests at elevations of 500 to 800 meters as a creeping mini-miniature sized, warm to cool growing epiphyte with globose pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, elliptic, obtuse leaf that blooms in the summer on a single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flore de la Nouvelle-Caledonie et Dependences Vol 8 Orchidaceae Halle 1977 drawing fide; Native Orchids of New Caledonia Societe Neo-Caledonienne D'Orchidophile 1995 photo fide;