Bulbophyllum roseopunctatum Schltr. 1913 SECTION Papulipetalum Schlechter 1913 Drawing by Schlechter and the The Swiss Orchid Foundation at the Jany Renz Herbaria Website

Part shade Hot Winter

Common Name The Rose Spotted Bulbophyllum

Flower Size

Found in New Guinea in range forests at elevations around 400 meters as a mini-miniature sized, hot growing epiphyte with small, conical-cylindrical pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, oblong-ligulate, obtuse, narrowing below into the base leaf that blooms in the winter on short to .4" [1 cm] long, single flowered inflorescence.

Schlechter states that the flowers are white on the outside, dotted pale red internally


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Orchidaceae of German New Guinea Schlechter 1913/85 drawing fide;