Bulbophyllum rugosisepalum Seidenf 1979 SECTION Tripudianthes Seidenfadden 1979

Lip Detail

Inflorescence Photos by Peter GW and The Orchids Forum Website

Full shade Cool Winter

Common Name The Rugose Sepal Bulbophyllum

Flower Size .24" [.6 cm] x 1.4" [3.5 cm] long,

Found in Thailand at elevations around 1300 meters as a miniature sized, cool growing epiphyte that blooms in the winter on an erect, 4 to 6" [10 to 15 cm] long, rachis becoming pendent, to 3.2" [8 cm] long, laxly few flowered inflorescence with triangular, three veined floral bracts

Synonyms Tripudianthes rugosisepala (Seidenf.) Szlach. & Kras 2007

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; * Dansk Botanisk Arkiv Bind 33 #3 Orchid Genera in Thailand VIII Bulbophyllum Thou Seidenfaden 1979 drawing fide; A field Guide to the Wild Orchids of Thailand Vaddhanaphuti 2005 photo ok;