Bulbophyllum manobulbum Schltr. 1905 SECTION Uncifera Drawing by Schlechter And The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website


Common Name The ? Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea on trees in range forests at elevations around 1200 meters as a cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the late winter through early summer on an erect, short, single to 2 flowered inflorescence.

Schlechter states that the flowers pale yellow and the lip is purple towards the base.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide; The Orchids of the High Mountains of New Guinea P Van Royen 1979