Bulbophyllum thompsonii Ridley 1885 NO PHOTO SECTION Ploiarium Schlechter 1925


Common Name Thompson's Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in Madagascar with ovoid-globose, rugose, shiny pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, oblanceolate, obtuse leaf that blooms on a bent to 4" [10 cm] lopng, to 20 flwered inflorescence with small, oval-0acute, half as long as the pedicel floral bracts.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora of Madagascar Perrier 1936/81; Orchids of Madagascar Hermans, Du Puys Cribb & Bosser 2007; Field Guide to the Orchids of Madagascar Cribb & Herman 2009