Bulbophyllum lordoglossum J J Verm & Lamb 1994 SECTION Oxysepala Bentham & J D Hook.f. 1883 Drawing by Vermeullen and Lamb and The Orchids Online Forum Website

Full shade Warm Fall

Common Name or Meaning The Bent Backwards Lip Bulbophyllum [refers to the lip]

Flower Size

Found in Sabah Borneo in primary forests at elevations around 700 meters as a mini-miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with .28 to .56" [.7 to 1.4 cm] between each ovoid, distinctly not flattened pseudobulb carrying a single, apical, erect, elliptic, acute, shortly petiolate base leaf that blooms in the fall on an erect, peduncle to .08" [2 mm] long, .24" [6 mm] long overall, single flowered inflorescence with tubular, acuminate floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *BLUMEA 38 (1994) 335-348 Vermeullen & Lamb 1994 drawing fide;