Bulbophyllum masonii (Senghas) J.J.Wood 1986 SECTION Cirrhopetalum [Lindl.] Rchb.f 1861

Flower Detail Photos by J B Comber and The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Plant and Flowers

Flower detail Photos by Ed de Vogel and the Orchids of New Guinea Website

Full shade Cool

Common Name Mason's Bulbophyllum [English Orchid Collector 1900s]

Flower Size 8.4 [21 cm] long

Found in Papua New Guinea at elevations of 1500 to 2500 meters as a min-miniature sized, cool to cold growing epiphyte with pseduobulbs carrying a single, apical leaf that blooms on a 32. [8 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Synonyms *Cirrhopetalum masonii Senghas 1978

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Bulbophyllum and Their Allies Siegerist 2001