Bulbophyllum kiamfeeanum J.J.Verm. & P.O'Byrne Sep 2008 SECTION Saurocephalum J J Verm 2014

Plant and Inflorescence Photo by © Art Vogel

Part shade Warm

Common Name Mr. Kiam Fee (Paul) Leong's Bulbophyllum [Herbarium of Singapore employee current]

Flower Size .1" [2 mm]

Found in Sulawesi in mossy montane forests at elevations around 1400 to 1500 meters as a small sized, warm growing epiphyte with 1/2 to 3/4" [1.2 to 1.8 cm] between each loosely clustering, ovoid, olive green pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, dark green, elliptic, acute, gradually narrowing below into the petiolate base leaf that blooms on a basal, patent, 3.6" [9.2 cm] long, peduncle and rhachis densely mottled purplish red, rather densely 18 flowered, racemose, rachis somewhat nodding, slightly thickened, cylindrical inflorescence with acute floral bracts and carrying non resupinate, mostly simultaneously opening flowers

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 drawing fide; Bulbophyllum of Sulawesi Vermeullen & O'Byrne 2001 drawing ok/photo fide;