Bulbophyllum lanuginosum J.J.Verm. 2002 SECTION Hirtula Ridley 1908

Plant and Flowers Photos courtesy of Peter O'Byrne, Jaap Vermeulen, André Schuiteman and Dr. E.F. de Vogel and Their Netherlands National Herbarium Website

Common Name or Meaning The Shortly Wooly Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .4" [1 cm]

Found in Thailand as a miniature sized epiphyte with globose, squashed flat, pseudobulbs carrying a asingle, apical, erect, coriaceous, elliptic, acute, gradually narrowing below in to the elongate, petiolate base leaf that blooms on a basal, pendant, 7" [17.5 cm] long, short wooly, few opening successively several flowered inflorescence.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Bulbophyllum of Borneo J J Verm, P O'Byrne and Lamb 2015;