Bulbophyllum leptobulbon Verm. 1996 SECTION Polymeres Verm & O'Byrne 2008 Photo courtesy of David Banks of Australia 2002

Flower Closeup Photos courtesy of Tony Watkinson

Common Name or Meaning The Thin Pseudobulb Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 3" [7.5 cm]

A rare species from Papua and New Guinea that blooms in the winter on a single flowered inflorescence.

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; New species of Bulbophyllum from eastern Malesia (Orchidaceae) Nordic Journal of Botany 26: 129195, 2008 Vermuellen