Bulbophyllum lamelluliferum J.J.Sm. 1913 SECTION Ephippium Schlechter 1913 Drawing by Schlechter and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz Website

Full shade Hot LATER Spring

Common Name The Small Lamina Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in riverine forests on trees at elevations around 300 to 450 meters as a miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with an elongate rhizome giving rise to narrowly conical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect to suberect, ligulate, minutely apiculate, narrowing below into the base leaf that blooms in the spring on a filiform, erect, 4.4 to 5.6" [11 to 14 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence

Schlechter states that the flowers are red, darker striped and has red spotted petals.

Synonyms Bulbophyllum trichambon Schltr. 1913

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae Of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913 as B trichambon drawing fide;